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Ukrainian feminist activist Inna Shevchenko

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Protest movements in Russia and the Ukraine are growing in numbers and popularity, partly because of an aggressive approach by feminist groups. Russia's Pussy Riot got into trouble because of their performance in an orthodox church. In neighbouring Ukraine another group,  Femen, took centre-stage before authorities prevented them from performing. Femen activist Inna Shevchenko recently arrived in Paris.