December 9, 2012

Russia's Anti-Mormon Campaign

Anna Nemtsova, The Daily Beast

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An influential young pro-Kremlin politician is trying to get the Latter-day Saints banned from the country.

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TAGGED: Church of Latter-day Saints, Mormons, Russia


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