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Posted inEastern Europe & Russia, Regions

Created, Then Defeated

In the wake of the forcible disbanding of the downtown market in the Dagestani capital, locals are mourning more than lost shops by Nabi Abdullaev MAKHACHKALA, Dagestan–On a stuffy morning on the last day of July, pandemonium broke loose in the center of Makhachkala. Several hundred masked police commandos swooped down on 2,000 retail traders […]