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PBS NewsHour | Russian Dissidents Hope Pussy Riot Trial Aids Opposition | PBS

Duration: 04:46
Program: PBS NewsHour
Broadcast Date: Aug. 17, 2012

The political context of the Pussy Riot trial extends far beyond the walls of the courthouse, where three members of a Russian punk band were each sentenced to two years in prison. Margaret Warner talks to Columbia University's Steve Sestanovich about the broader implications for opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin.



Post Date: August 17, 2012