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Russian Protesters Get Smartphone Support From New App

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Hospitalized After Latest Attack

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was hospitalized on Thursday, after an unknown man attacked him outside his office in Moscow. The assailant …

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Meet Russia's Arctic Brigade - BBC News

Why should you read Tolstoy's "War and Peace"? - Brendan Pelsue

Russian Vloggers Challenge Pro-Kremlin TV Monolith

Russia’s Neo-Feudal Capitalism

WASHINGTON, DC – Vladimir Putin’s Russia is looking more and more like the sclerotic and stagnant Soviet Union of the Leonid Brezhnev era. But in one …

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Why Russia's Opposition Now Takes Pride in 'Brilliant Green' Attacks

The battle against Russia’s political opposition is being waged with a bright green liquid that comes in a tiny glass bottle.

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Kremlin bans 'Open Russia' movement ahead of weekend protests

Russian authorities banned the independent political movement "Open Russia" Wednesday as an "undesirable organization" three days before its nationwide "Enough!" rallies aimed at opposing any re-election bid by President Vladimir Putin in 2018.<p>The order by Russia's prosecutor general was formally …

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Supporters Rally Around Accused Russian Historian Of Stalin's Crimes

Friends and colleagues say child-pornography charges against one of Russia's most prominent chroniclers of the Great Terror were drummed up by …

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Мультфильм о Путине, насилующем Россию © Санечка Беляев

Russian warship, freighter collide in Black Sea - LOCAL

LOCAL >Russian warship, freighter collide in Black Sea<p>ISTANBUL<p>A Russian warship and a freighter that was carrying animals collided off of Kilyos …

Black Sea

Why Putin’s persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses should worry us

The brutal treatment of this small, resolutely non-violent religious group is loathsome testimony to the ruthlessness of Russia’s authoritarian regime<p>Hardly anyone noticed last week when the Russian supreme court last week suppressed the Jehovah’s Witnesses there and seized all the group’s …

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LGBT survivors of torture in Chechnya speak out

A cybersecurity group thinks Russia is trying to hack the French election

It believes the group behind the DNC hacks is going after Macron.<p>Russian hackers — potentially the same ones who interfered in the US election — are now targeting French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s campaign.<p>That’s according to a new report from Tokyo-based cybersecurity firm Trend …

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Russia's Interference in the U.S. Election Was Just the Beginning

Democracies across the West are vulnerable to foreign influence—and some are under attack.<p>Mike Conaway, the Republican who replaced Devin Nunes as head of the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, has described his mission simply: “I just want to …

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Russian TV Passes Off Corrupt Petersburg Entrepreneur as ‘American Journalist’

Russian talk shows are notorious for relying on a small group of foreign journalists who appear on the airwaves over and over, ostensibly as …

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Russia Bans Protest Movement Ahead of Rallies Planned for Saturday

This Wednesday, three days before the political movement “Open Russia” hopes to mobilize nationwide protests against the Kremlin, Russia’s Prosecutor …

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World Press Freedom Index Places Russia Behind Uganda

An annual ranking composed by the Reporters Without Borders non-governmental organization has placed Russia in 148th place, behind countries such as …

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«Hmuriy’s» voice. The investigation of the shot down Boeing is over. Pavel Kanygin found the Russian colonel’s comrade-in-arms who is considered to be responsible for transporting the Buk missile that shot down the Boeing MH17

The investigation of the shot down Boeing is over. Pavel Kanygin found the Russian colonel’s comrade-in-arms who is considered to be responsible for …

Should Medvedev Resign? Almost Half of Russians Questioned in Poll Think So

A corruption investigation and a sluggish economy have not left Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev untouched — almost half of those questioned in …

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How Author Boris Akunin Became Putin’s Nemesis

Boris Akunin, Russia’s anti-Putin ‘J.K. Rowling,’ who has sold millions of copies of his books, brings a topical Hamlet to New York City.<p>It is difficult to convey the breadth of influence that Boris Akunin has on Russian society. Vladimir Putin likely fears him. In most countries, the bookish and …

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How Syria and Russia Spun a Chemical Strike

A New York Times investigation shows how Syria and its main partner, Russia, have distorted the facts surrounding the chemical weapons attack on Khan Sheikhoun.

Syria

This Russian robot shoots guns

Russian journalist presents exclusive proof of "Khmuryi" involvement in MH17 downing

Special correspondent of Russia's Novaya Gazeta Pavel Kanygin has found exclusive proof of involvement of Russian Colonel Sergey Dubinsky, nom de …

Russia's Eurovision Act to Perform in Crimea Instead of Competition Semi-Final

Russia’s 2017 Eurovision act, Yulia Samoylova, will perform at a concert in Crimea instead of at the competition in Kiev.<p>Samoylova will take to the …

Ukraine

Unequal Russia: is anger stirring in the global capital of inequality?

With the richest 10% owning 87% of all the country’s wealth, Russia is rated the most unequal of the world’s major economies. Amid falling oil prices and a wave of protests, Shaun Walker asks how Russians really feel about life’s inequalities<p>Equality in Japan: is this vision of a fairer society too …

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Back in the U.S.S.R.: Russia’s Fashion Resurgence

<i>For a new generation of designers, real memories of Soviet Russia shine brighter than the fantasy of peasants and princesses.</i><p>A group of whey-faced teenage models are assembled at the Regional Centre of Youth Culture in Kaliningrad Oblast, a Russian territory on the Baltic Sea. They are there for a …

Fashion