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    Two former members of the Russian punk performance-art group Pussy Riot are reportedly seeking compensation from the Kremlin for "violation of their rights to freely express their opinions, to personal immunity, and to a fair trial."
  • CSTO Troops Gather In Kyrgyzstan For Exercises
    Troops from five member-states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) have arrived in Kyrgyzstan to take part in joint military exercises.
  • Stari Most Diving In Bosnia's Mostar
    Mostar resident Lorens Listo has won, for the eighth time, the traditional competition in diving from the Stari Most bridge in the Bosnian city of Mostar. The 16th-century bridge crosses the river Neretva and connects two parts of the city. The bridge stood for 427 years before it was destroyed in November 1993 during the Bosnian war. The annual diving competition resumed after the bridge was rebuilt in 2004. (Mirsad Behram, RFE/RL's Balkan Service)
  • Police In Astana Detain Women Protesting Land Confiscation
    Police in Kazakhstan have detained five women protesting the confiscation of their property by the government.
  • Georgian Prosecutors Summon Saakashvili For Questioning
    Georgian prosecutors have summoned former President Mikheil Saakashvili to be questioned as a witness for a second time in four months.
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