Russia

21 April 2017
A Divisive Anniversary

Why Putin is shy about celebrating the centenary of the Russian revolution.

 
21 April 2017
Floating Nuke Plant Nears Completion in St. Petersburg

Ecologists say the city needs an emergency plan, just in case.

 
21 April 2017
Chechen Leader Denies Reports of Gay Pogrom

Novaya Gazeta newspaper fears retribution from local Muslims infuriated over attack on their honor and faith.

 
20 April 2017
UN Court Rejects Key Part of Ukraine’s Case against Moscow

But ICJ orders Russia to stop discriminating against the Tatars in Crimea.

 
20 April 2017
Russian Journalist Dies after St. Petersburg Attack

Nikolai Andrushchenko, once a city councilor, became a thorn in the side of local politicians.

 
18 April 2017
Dissecting a Case of Baltic Fake News

A Re:Baltica investigation has traced the latest propaganda mouthpiece to colorful, Kremlin-funded characters. 

 
18 April 2017
Putin Joins the Climate Change Deniers

Were his comments just off-the-cuff remarks, or a reflection of a deeper policy change?

By Elizabeth Plantan and Peter Rutland
 
Khrushchevka in Moscow
14 April 2017
Moscow Gears Up for Giant Renewal Project

Ten percent of city residents could be forced out of Soviet-era apartments.

 
13 April 2017
Suspected Russian Spam King Arrested in Spain

The FBI is dismantling what it called a massive illegal operation that enslaved thousands of computers.

 
11 April 2017
Russia Puts Squeeze on Soccer Hooligans

Authorities are cracking down on hardcore fans weeks before a curtain-raiser to the 2018 World Cup.

 

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