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If it’s broke, rebrand it. Russia’s answer to everything?

March 8, 2011

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On 1 March this year a new law came into force in Russia. It’s got bloggers and Twits there abuzz. Everyone seems to have an opinion about it. Russia has started implementing the much-publicised change in legislation that will see the country’s law enforcement agency renamed as the “police” (полиция) instead of the “militia” (милиция). […]