«Hey Barack, si on faisait de Steven Seagal le médiateur entre Washington et Moscou?» La folle idée que le président russe a essayé d’imposer à Obama.
After a BuzzFeed News report, calls for a probe into allegations that Cisco changed records in Russia when sanctions were imposed.
The intent was to dodge sanctions and provide equipment to Vladimir Putin’s military and security services, a source says. Cisco strongly denies it violated sanctions or attempted to do so. A BuzzFeed News investigation.
The Arizona senator says Ukraine announced his appointment to a semi-official government position before he cleared it under Senate rules.
Boris Rotenberg Jr. went from a lifelong benchwarmer to an automatic starter for Dynamo Moscow overnight. Some suspect his father, who runs the team and is an old friend of Vladimir Putin’s, may have had something to do with it.
Art Spiegelmans Klassiker Maus ist derzeit in Moskaus Buchläden aus Angst vor Razzien nicht aufzutreiben. Denn die Polizei durchsucht derzeit Russland nach Nazisymbolen. Maus, ein Comic über den Aufstieg der Nationalsozialisten, hat ein Hakenkreuz auf dem Cover.
Bookstores in Moscow removed Art Spiegelman’s Pulitzer Prize-winning classic Maus in fear of police raids searching for Nazi symbols. The book, an allegory for the rise of Nazism, has a swastika on the cover.
The Russian president stunned Obama when he proposed Steven Seagal as an intermediary between Washington and Moscow. BuzzFeed News’ Max Seddon and Rosie Gray tell the extraordinary story of the faded action star’s dalliances with the Kremlin.
Russia’s president spent four hours holding forth on everything from Ukraine to whether he should clone himself in an annual phone-in, but had little new to say.
The Russian word for twerking is tverking, in case you’re wondering.
Am vergangenen Sonntag versammelten sich ultrarechte Gruppierungen in St. Petersburg zu einer gemeinsamen Front gegen Freimaurer, Schwule und Lesben und „dreckige Marionetten der Zionisten“.
The former BNP leader claims the West is doomed without the help of the “Third Rome”.
The “fringe of the fringe” gathered in St. Petersburg on Sunday to rail against Freemasons, LGBT people, and “Zionist puppet filth.”
“They just grabbed everyone.” The murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov in Moscow has all the brutal hallmarks of Chechnya — and points toward its strongman leader.
Russia’s president declined to comment Monday on rumors that he was gravely ill, recovering from plastic surgery, attending the birth of his lovechild in Switzerland, overthrown by hardliners in a coup, or dead. “It’d be boring without gossip,” he said.
The belltower of the Novodevichy Convent, a UNESCO World Heritage site, caught fire late Sunday.
Russia’s president has not been seen in public for over a week, sparking rumors that he may be sick, recovering from Botox injections, or even dead.
Alexey Navalny speaks after the murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov: “It’s obvious that the only plan the Kremlin has for us is destruction.” BuzzFeed News’ Max Seddon reports from Moscow.
Boris Nemtsov’s shocking murder just outside the Kremlin didn’t just silence a once-formidable Putin critic. Now it’s harder than ever to imagine a Russia where the truth will out and these things don’t happen.
Boris Nemtsov, one of the loudest critics of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead just outside the Kremlin on Friday.