"I can't help but compare the way the authorities searched my home last week with their predecessors during the Soviet period. Investigators may be more polite, but they are clearly less competent. Police conduct investigations in the same spirit that the authorities conduct "free" elections" - Boris Kagarlitsky

posted 12 Nov 2012, 22:13 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 13 Nov 2012, 00:05 ]
Boris Kagarlitsky commenting on the recent search of his apartment conducted by police while he was visiting Berlin.

From Boris Kagarlitsky, 'Why Did the Police Search My Apartment?' The Moscow Times, 13 November 2012