Violation of the right to have access to environmental information is becoming a regular practice in Russia. Environmental activists are experiencing reprisals from the officials.
An ax embedded in a log was found outside the apartment of Alexei Venediktov, editor of Russia’s largest independent radio station, Ekho Moskvy, the Russian daily Moskovsky Komsomolets reported.comments
NEW YORK - Russia could be developing a top-secret new type of submarine capable of patrolling underwater longer than existing diesel-powered submarines, the Russian daily Kommersant reported Wednesday.comments
In the minutes following the brutal and senseless assassination of Anna Politkovskaya last Saturday, my phone and email were abuzz with the shock and outrage of my former colleagues in the Moscow foreign press corps. Many of them were already busily typing away, collecting theories and interviewing one another about our recollections of the iron lady of Russian journalism. The words on the lips of my western colleagues and me were: “It could have been any one of us.”comments