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Incumbent Belarussian President Aleksandr Lukashenko won his sixth presidential election.
LETTER FROM THE EDITORS Medical and Political Vaccines: A Series of Trials and Errors FEATURED NEWS STORIES Belarussian Election Devolves Into Mass Unrest (read a portion of this article for free) What Lies Ahead for Belarussian Civil Society? THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION Politics Yershov: Russia Approves a Coronavirus Vaccine in Risky Gamble Newly Appointed Khabarovsk Governor […]
While the spectre of communism may no longer be haunting Europe, ghosts of conflicts past continue to rattle chains around world.
Analyst Fyodor Lukyanov examines how 2020 US presidential election might impact US-Russian relations.
LETTER FROM THE EDITORS Ghost Stories: Who’s Haunting Japan, Russia and Belarus? FEATURED NEWS STORIES Belarus Gears Up for Contentious Election THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION Military Affairs Murtazin: Detainment of Russians in Belarus Raises Question of Why RF Doesn’t Regulate Mercenaries Ex-Commander of Airborne Assault Forces Discusses Role of AAF in Russian Defense OTHER POST-SOVIET STATES […]
The open confrontation between Khabarovsk residents and the federal center that spontaneously erupted after Russian Investigative Committee staff and FSB officers detained now-former Khabarovsk Territory governor Sergei Furgal is perhaps the most riveting political event of the year.
FEATURED NEWS STORIES Minsk Alleges It Arrested Russian Mercenaries Putin Appoints Khabarovsk Acting Head (read a portion of this feature for free) Tension Remains on Armenian-Azerbaijani Border THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION Politics PM Mishustin: COVID‑19 Will Force Government to Reset Parameters for National Goals, Projects Expert: National Projects Would Have Required Adjusting Even Without the Pandemic […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin began a meeting on economic issues on Tuesday [April 14] by proposing to evaluate the new economic trends that have emerged because of the coronavirus pandemic. Russia’s economic situation is currently not all that rosy. After panic purchases of food and essential goods, Russians are switching to austerity [consumer habits], according to business surveys. That is not surprising: Many citizens expect either to lose their job or take a pay cut this year.
Around 5 p.m. on June 11, Internal Affairs Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev announced that the criminal charges against Meduza correspondent Ivan Golunov have been dropped “due to lack of evidence of his involvement in the commission of a crime.”
Letter From the Editors FEATURED NEWS STORIES Russian Ambassador Assassinated in Ankara Experts See Bumpy Road Ahead for President Trump THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION Politics Press Code: Respectful DialoguePresident Putin Holds His Traditional Year-End Press Conference Political Parties/Blocs Grigory Yavlinsky: My Main Opponent Is Vladimir PutinYabloko Leader Yavlinsky Reflects on Elections and More in NG Interview […]