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Russia's president spent most of his state of the nation address talking domestic affairs, but as 10 U.S. Embassy employees were expelled from Moscow, he also offered a warning. ...
Even as the opposition leader stirs dissent, the president can count on the support of many Russians who either trust in his leadership, fear the uncertainties of political change or disapprove of the protest movement. ...
Nadya Tolokonnikova, a founding member of the protest art collective Pussy Riot, tells Lawrence O'Donnell she's "extremely grateful" for the protesters across Russia because "they have a chance to save" Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny, who is "dying in front of our eyes." ...
Russian authorities detained over 1,700 protesters across the country on Wednesday as they demonstrated in support of Alexei Navalny. ...

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