A notorious football hooligan and the son of a nationalist politician are among those being sought in connection with a mercenary recruitment ring.
The release is prompting both relief and calls for continued pressure on the government to stop persecuting its critics.
Ukrainian ombudswoman says hunger-striking prisoner needs urgent hospital care.
The unpaid position for the B-movie star, who has been a Russian citizen since 2016, is similar to that of a UN Goodwill Ambassador.
Statute of limitations set to expire soon for trial of four men suspected of heists amounting to 334 million euros.
Less than half of Russians view the last Romanov ruler in a positive light.
Beijing has refused to acknowledge running centers designed to de-radicalize Uighurs and Kazakhs in Xinjiang.
Thousands of children as young as five compete in races that can last for hours.
The Ukrainian politician, who spent 25 years in Soviet prisons, helped craft Ukraine’s declaration of independence in August 1991, but also became known for white nationalism.
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