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    Representatives of the Russian embassy in the US intend to visit Maria Butina, who was arrested in Washington earlier in July, not less than once a week to make sure that the Russian national gets proper legal assistance and that the rules of international law are respected.

    The Russian diplomats' visit has been coordinated with the prison administration, where Butina is currently being held in custody.

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    Representatives of the Russian embassy in the US intend to visit Maria Butina, who was arrested in Washington earlier in July, no less than once a week to make sure that the Russian national gets proper legal assistance and that the rules of international law are respected.

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