Government argues that refusing blood transfusions is no less dangerous than advocating equal rights for homosexuals.
Russian lawmakers want to ban kids from social media, require ‘real name’ registration. From Global Voices.
Poverty and lack of opportunity continue to drive millions of Central Asians to Russia in search of work.
The two leaders announced a reset of energy agreements, seemingly ending years of squabbling that has hurt the Belarusian economy.
A dozen people from Alexei Navalny’s opposition group remain in jail after massive anti-government protests.
While Putin talks energy projects and security in the far north, Deputy PM Rogozin promises to protect its fragile environment.
Protest organizers say 10,000 trucks will block roads and disrupt traffic across the country.
Unapproved protests were the largest in years, leading to hundreds of arrests.
Useful counsel from the Foreign Ministry: avoid racial slurs, don’t insult an Uzbek’s mother, and above all do not raise your eyebrows while in Britain.
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