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Russian Supreme Court bans regional Jehovah's Witnesses branch
The Supreme Court rejected an appeal against a previous court ruling of the Rostov regional court issued on September 11, 2009, which declares the Jehovah's Witnesses' branch in the southern Russian city of Taganrog an extremist organization and bans its activities. A plot of land, an office building and other property belonging to the group were also seized.