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      Putin Said to Favor Return to Old-Style Security Ministry
      Sep20

      Putin Said to Favor Return to Old-Style Security Ministry

      With parliament more solidly than ever in his pocket, Russian leader can now focus on the 2018 presidential election. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Kremlin Party Wins in a Landslide
      Sep19

      Kremlin Party Wins in a Landslide

      Wins for United Russia and three other loyal parties ensure no opposition will trouble President Vladimir Putin for the next five years. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Ukraine Cheers Record Haul of Paralympic Medals
      Sep19

      Ukraine Cheers Record Haul of Paralympic Medals

      At Rio Games, country outcompetes sporting powerhouses like the United States and Australia. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Putin’s Party Untroubled Ahead of Duma Polls
      Sep16

      Putin’s Party Untroubled Ahead of Duma Polls

      United Russia is sure to retain control of the lower house, but the overall makeup of the legislature could reveal some surprises. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Chechnya’s Unexpected Friends in Israel
      Sep15

      Chechnya’s Unexpected Friends in Israel

      Muslim leaders gathered in Grozny issue divisive rules favoring the Chechen leader’s brand of Islam. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Russia Blocks Access to Popular Porn Sites
      Sep15

      Russia Blocks Access to Popular Porn Sites

      As alternative to streaming porn, country’s media watchdog suggests meeting real people. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Russian Hackers Release Medical Records of Top U.S. Athletes
      Sep14

      Russian Hackers Release Medical Records of Top U.S. Athletes

      Revelations about Simone Biles and Williams sisters clearly meant as payback for the doping ban that prevented dozens of Russian athletes from competing in Rio. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Russian Mining Giant Takes Blame for Turning River Red
      Sep13

      Russian Mining Giant Takes Blame for Turning River Red

      Norilsk Nickel has admitted that spillage from a dam caused the Daldykan River near the city of Norilsk to turn blood red. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      Another Landslide Win For the Status Quo in Belarus
      Sep12

      Another Landslide Win For the Status Quo in Belarus

      But the elections also brought an unexpected win for the opposition, which won two seats in parliamentary election for the first time in 20 years. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

      The Zrada Card
      Sep12

      The Zrada Card

      A sense of destitution and forlornness among Ukrainian journalists led to the prevalence of the zrada (‘betrayal’) and peremoha (‘victory’) themes in the local media. From The London Review of Books. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

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