Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Russia's Iron Fist Getting Tougher As Repression of Citizens Rises

Russian 'higher ups' orchestrated trial of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, says court assistant - - Russian ballerina says Kremlin banned her TV shows

Heckler highlights brittle UK-Russian relations | Reuters

Cyprus court revokes $6 billion Russian asset freeze | Reuters

Eight die in Caucasus gun battle: Russian agency | Reuters

Kremlin Opponents Lose Putin Slander Suit - Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty © 2011

Kyiv Post. - Russia and former Soviet Union - Putin names Moscow mayor as party chief in capital