NEWS FEATURE: Military conscientious objectors on rise in Russia


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c. 1999 Religion News Service NOVGOROD, Russia _ In this ancient city rich in Russian history, Mikhail Ryabinin, an earnest 20-year-old Scientologist, has publicly declared to the local draft board that”serving in the army is against my conscience.” Ryabinin’s move has won him little support _ much less understanding _ in a country where serving […]

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