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Donna Welles · August, 2012

Washington, DC. Economist. Here is my website: http://www.donnawelles.com/

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Russia: Pussy Riot's Guilty Verdict

RuNet Echo17 August 2012

'The judge said one of the reasons for a “real sentence” was to “caution others”. ' - Russian and anglophone Twitter users respond to the guilty verdict and two-year prison sentence handed down to Pussy Riot members.

Russia: USA's Hammon Leads Russia to Basketball Semis

RuNet Echo8 August 2012

Twitter user @zhenya_jane wrote on the U.S. native Becky Hammon‘s contribution to #London2012: “She's 35 years old, 168 cm tall. Becky Hammon is in the starting lineup of the Russian national basketball team. Thought they wouldn't take her.” In 2008, Hammon faced ridicule from Americans when she gained Russian citizenship...

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