Estonia has accused or convicted a half-dozen people of spying for Russia since 2015, and now Moscow follows suit.
The premiere opened to rapturous applause while director remains under house arrest, facing embezzlement trial.
Under new Russian legislation, U.S.-funded media face more restrictions and challenges.
One of two FSB agents indicted by U.S. in same case may have been playing a double game.
Orthodox bishop denies anti-Semitic overtones in remarks about ‘ritual murder’ of last czar and his family.
The knock-on effects of the social chaos in the 1990s will depress population growth for years to come, Russia’s economy minister says.
Critics led by Ukraine grind teeth as human rights watchdog’s chief says it should meet Moscow’s demands.
In charge of spending “money from Allah,” the Kadyrov Foundation has become an institution in itself in Chechnya, overseeing a web of companies connected to the political elite. From the Caucasian Knot.
Several major media outlets, such as RFE, VOA, and Deutsche Welle, might be subjected to stricter controls and requirements.
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