Interfax news agency quoted Sergei Cherepanov, a Jehovah’s Witnesses representative, as saying that the group will appeal to the European Court of Human Rights. Russian authorities have put several of the group’s publications on a list of banned extremist literature and prosecutors have long cast it as an organization that destroys families, fosters hatred and threatens lives.
The group, a United States-based Christian denomination known for its door-to-door preaching and rejection of military service and blood transfusions, says this description is false.
The religious organization has expanded around the world and has about eight million active followers.
The fund’s 18.4 percent annual gain since 2000 is nearly 10 times more than returns generated by average peers as measured by the HFRX Index, Nevsky said in the statement.
Taylor and Barnes started the original fund while working for London-based Thames River Capital. To be sure, there are many more hedge fund liquidations to come, especially if Nevsky's ominous parting warning comes true: "The bear market in emerging market equities, which began in 2011, may eventually engulf developed markets too." apologies for being a broken record on this BUT...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that Jehovah’s Witnesses were an “extremist” organization and must disband and hand over all property to the state, local media said.
The religious grouping confirmed the ruling about its “liquidation” in Russia.
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