Eastern Europe & Russia

4 May 2018
How Western Condemnation Lets Russia Off the Hook

International criticism is shaping the strategic direction of Putin’s fourth term. From The Conversation.

By Gerhard Schnyder
4 May 2018
Russia Ups Pressure on Telegram Premium

Viber, another popular messenger app, could also be banned if it fails to turn over encryption keys, authorities warn.

3 May 2018
Russian Arms Budget Takes U-Turn Premium
Moscow is bucking the world trend toward higher arms spending, but hold that Nobel Peace Prize nomination.
1 May 2018
Russia Launches First Floating Nuclear Plant Premium

Intended to power a remote Arctic port, vessel sets off amid concern from Baltic countries, environmentalists.

30 April 2018
Russia Extends Detention for Ukrainian Teen Terror Suspect Premium

Family says Pavlo Hryb was abducted by the Russian FSB when he visited Belarus to meet a Russian girl.



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