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Russian NGO law

Not a “foreign agent”: Who wants to slap the label on Ecodefense and why resisting it matters

MOSCOW–In 2012, Russia adopted the notorious law that forces to register as “foreign agents” non-governmental organizations that engage in “political activities” and also receive funding from abroad. Since then, no organization actually engaged in political activity has come to harm from the new law. Rather, trouble started for those who have always distanced themselves from […]