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New York Times


For Travelers to Russia, it's Deals and More Deals
New York Times
In fairness, those 14 months have seen a string of calamitous events that have left much of Russia transformed: the annexation of Crimea; war in eastern Ukr...

Fortune



CNNMoney


Sanctions will cost Russia more than $100 billion
CNNMoney
Russia is paying a hefty price for supporting the break up of Ukraine -- $106 billion, to be precise. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev gave the f...

Gallup.com


Russia Receives Lowest Approval in World; US Highest
Gallup.com
This article is based on the findings from Gallup's first-ever report -- Rating World Leaders: What People Worldwide Think of the U.S., China, Russia, the ...

New York Times


Russian Workers Take Aim at Putin as Economy Exacts Its Toll
New York Times
MOSCOW — In the far east, the teachers went on strike. In central Russia, it was the employees of a metallurgical plant. In St. Petersburg, autowor...
Top Putin News

The Atlantic


How the Media Became One of Putin's Most Powerful Weapons
The Atlantic
“Frankly speaking, I wouldn't say that [Putin] is a fluent user of [the] Internet,” Peskov added, “but he is fluent enough to use some resources, plus, definite...

New York Times


Russian Workers Take Aim at Putin as Economy Exacts Its Toll
New York Times
“Dear Putin, V.V.,” the message said. “Four months without pay.” After months of frustration with an economy sagging under the weight of international san...

Quartz


Kleptocrat or crusader? It's time to figure out what Putin wants
Quartz
The current crisis in relations between Russia and the West and the attempt to respond to it through economic sanctions illustrates how hard it is to answer a fun...

Forbes


EU's Antitrust Charge Against Gazprom: Another Putin Disaster
Forbes
I am a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, at Stanford, and the Cullen Professor of Economics at the University of Houston. I am also a resear...

Newsweek


Putin Rewrites History in Bid to Reassert Control Over Russia's Oldest City
Newsweek
The furious row last week between President Putin's envoy to the North Caucasus Federal District, Sergei Melikov, and Derbent's mayor, Imam Yaraliyev, an...

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Latest Snowden News

BGR


Do this now: Set up all your passwords the Snowden way
BGR
A few weeks ago, Last Week Tonight's John Oliver travelled all the w...

 

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Kyiv Post