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American Woodrow Wilson Science Center declared undesirable in Russia

General Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation
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The Prosecutor General’s Office of the Russian Federation has recognized the activities of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Russia as undesirable. About this on Friday, November 11, informs press service of the supervisory authority.

It has been established that the activity of a foreign non-governmental organization poses a threat to the foundations of the constitutional order and the security of Russia.

The Prosecutor General’s Office sent information about the decision taken to the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation for inclusion in the list of foreign organizations whose activities are recognized as undesirable in Russia and for publication.

Woodrow Wilson was the 28th President of the United States. Also known as a political scientist and historian. In 1919 he received the Nobel Peace Prize for peacekeeping efforts.

The Woodrow Wilson Center was established by the US Congress in 1968. As specified on the organization’s website, the center is a political forum for problem solving through independent research and open dialogue.

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