Dmitry Rogozin’s clan: Visionaries and executors behind aggression towards Ukraine
Researching the role, actions and interests of various most powerful officials of the
Russian government can provide a gilmse into something more than just the state’s decision-making mechanism.
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Russia will extend the embargo on food imports from the EU member states and other countries until the end of 2017, said Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Friday.
Political scientist Linas Kojala said that Nadiya Savchenko, the Ukrainian fighter pilot-turned-national hero who was recently released by Russia in a prisoner swap, will become a politician with outsize influence in her country – which can be dangerous if she doesn't understand the “rules of the game.”
Nadiya Savchenko, the Ukrainian fighter pilot captured by Russia and accused of killing two journalists in Eastern Ukraine, was freed in a prisoner swap between Russia and Ukraine.
Artūras Morozovas, a Lithuanian photojournalist who recently returned from Crimea, spoke about how the region has changed over the two years since it was annexed by Russia.
The Russian government has paid out USD 1.72 billion to Kuwait that was owed by the former Soviet Union.