Russian media locks on to Ferguson riots

November 26, 2014 12:40 AM

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Moscow: The resumption of riots over a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who shot Michael Brown in Ferguson this summer is giving the Russian media an excuse to return to one of its favourite pastimes: Crowing about America's hypocrisy and coming social demise.

"So the US government, when talking about their own country, forgets about democracy, human rights, protection of 'peaceful protesters' and people's right to protest," Russian news outlet proclaimed on its website on Tuesday. "As they say, the United States - it's a completely different ma...

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