Russia

24 June 2016
Russia Bans Council of Europe From Monitoring Elections

The move comes in retaliation for the European body’s suspension of Russia’s voting rights in 2014. 

 
24 June 2016
Russia May Deploy Nuclear Missiles in Kaliningrad

The missiles, positioned deep within Europe, would serve to escalate already high tensions.

 
24 June 2016
New Russian Tech Initiative to Pursue Teleportation

State funds will cover half of the initial costs of the project, which also calls for 5G internet and cyber-defense centers.  

 
23 June 2016
Russian Culture Minister Says Netflix Instrument of U.S. Policy
Comments suggest streaming service used to brainwash the masses.
 
23 June 2016
Online Dissenters in Russia Targeted

Internet freedom is increasingly fraying at the edges, as government critics on social media sites face physical assaults.

 
23 June 2016
Russia’s Feud with Scientology Leads to Arrests
In latest crackdown, police raid Scientology offices and churches, citing suspicions of criminal business dealings.
 
23 June 2016
Foreign Pressure Will Not Sway Construction of Belarus’ First Nuclear Plant
Neighboring nations have voiced environmental concerns about the project, which comes 30 years after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.
 
22 June 2016
EU Set to Extend Sanctions Against Russia
Talk of easing the measures in some European capitals still not enough to force a rollback.
 
22 June 2016
Polish Court Finds Former General Guilty in Smolensk Crash

State prosecution plans to exhume remains and reopen the investigation.

 
21 June 2016
Money Behind Boris Nemtsov’s Killing, Russia Says

Investigative Committee closes investigation, rules out religious motive for death of prominent Kremlin critic.

 

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