May 25, 2016 10:57 am -


Russia’s Supreme Court has approved a bill to criminalize mockery of the country’s national anthem, according to one of the senators who drafted it, news agency Interfax reported. Vadim Tyulpanov, chairman of the committee for parliamentary procedures in the upper house of parliament and one of the bill’s three authors, announced Tuesday that the court had…


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