Will Trump Confront Renewed Religious Repression in Russia?

On April 20, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation banned Jehovah’s Witnesses, a pacifist religious organization it designated “extremist.” The more than 170,000 Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia can no longer meet without fear of jail, and all church properties will be confiscated.

Russia has effectively outlawed an entire religion. President Trump should raise the ban with Putin and take other diplomatic action against. . .

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