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06 May 2013
RUSSIA : Thousands Rally In Moscow On Anniversary Of Anti-Putin Demonstration; Putin Returns As 'Super Patriot.'
An estimated 5,000-15,000 people gathered peacefully in Moscow to remember the 1st anniversary of an anti-Putin demonstration and confrontation with police.
30 members of the opposition were charged for the 2012 clashes...and so far...2 have been convicted.
Police report that 6 were detained.
AND: Sunday marked Putin's return as president.
Der Spiegel describes his new persona..as 'super patriot.'