Peaceful Dissent Grows in Dagestan in Opposition to Government Corruption

Dzutsev, Valery
October 2011
Eurasia Daily Monitor;10/12/2011, Vol. 8 Issue 187, p5
The article reports on the growing scandal over the brutal dispersal of a lawful protest in Makhachkala, Russia on October 3, 2011. It mentions that protesters complained about violations of their rights by policemen, after they used electric shockers against the peaceful demonstrators.It states that the incident cast a bad light on the country's federal authorities.


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