Several texts on Russian Wikisource are being considered for deletion
based on Russian law.
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From: John Vandenberg <jayvdb(a)gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [Foundation-l] Russian police probe Wikipedia for extremism
To: Wikimedia Foundation Mailing List <foundation-l(a)lists.wikimedia.org>
2010/10/19 Виктория <mstislavl1(a)gmail.com>om>:
Stanislav Kozlovskiy is a vice-president of Wikimedia
It is still not clear whether this is hoax or somebody really filed a
As I understand it he didn't file the lawsuit, he just complained to the
police. The police was obliged to tick the box contacting somebody but they
don't take it too seriously. The files in question - а translation of
Mussolini book and a leaglet about Beslan were already removed from the
They are not deleted yet.
Doctrine of Fascism
letter to US President about Beslan terrorist attack
And there is still a lot of discussion on the Russian Wikisource village pump.
They have created a template to put on works that are on the Russian
Federal List of Extremist Materials.
The list of forbidden works is also available on Russian Wikisource.
(We should translate that list onto English Wikisource..)