Meet the Russian soldier whose online chats gave away military secrets — The Bell — Eng

Meet the Russian soldier whose online chats gave away military secrets — The Bell...

Hello! This week our main story is a scoop about the Russian soldier who unwittingly provided international investigators with key evidence about the downing of Flight MH17 over Eastern Ukraine in 2014. We...
A drastic change of power in Moldova gives Russia new opportunities — The Bell — Eng

A drastic change of power in Moldova gives Russia new opportunities — The Bell...

Dramatic political events have engulfed Moldova this week. Russia, the U.S. and the European Union, for whom Moldova, one of Europe’s smallest and poorest countries, is traditionally an arena of confrontation, joined forces...
the insider account of the resonant release — The Bell — Eng

the insider account of the resonant release — The Bell — Eng

Meduza journalist Ivan Golunov was arrested last Friday and accused of drug dealing, but all charges were dropped Tuesday ahead of an unsanctioned protest in Moscow. It became clear that drugs had been planted on...
Ivan Golunov is freed but this is not the first sign of a thaw — The Bell — Eng

Ivan Golunov is freed but this is not the first sign of a thaw...

Hello! This week was dominated by the story of Ivan Golunov, an investigative journalist who police tried to frame as a drug dealer. We have the insider account of his release and the...
Journalists protest as top investigative reporter arrested on dubious drug charges — The Bell — Eng

Journalists protest as top investigative reporter arrested on dubious drug charges — The Bell...

Hello! This week our top story is the arrest of leading investigative reporter Ivan Golunov on what appears to be fabricated allegations of drug dealing. We also have an analysis of the St....
The developers of Telegram want to launch a super secret internet — The Bell — Eng

The developers of Telegram want to launch a super secret internet — The Bell...

Hello! This week we take a look at the new, ‘alternative internet’ project being developed by the founders of Telegram and we have the highlights of our interview with the former Russia head...
Scandal at Kommersant threatens the Kremlin’s light-touch censorship policy — The Bell — Eng

Scandal at Kommersant threatens the Kremlin’s light-touch censorship policy — The Bell — Eng

Hello! This week we take a look at the big conflict over censorship that has erupted at one of Russia’s leading newspapers and the fancy new residence that the head of the Russian...
A local protest over church construction gets the Kremlin’s attention — The Bell — Eng

A local protest over church construction gets the Kremlin’s attention — The Bell —...

A local protest over church construction gets the Kremlin’s attention Thousands of people in downtown Yekaterinburg (Russia’s fourth-largest city) have this week been protesting against a new church. Construction would mean destroying a park...
A fatal air crash ends the commercial hopes of Russia’s newest passenger aircraft — The Bell — Eng

A fatal air crash ends the commercial hopes of Russia’s newest passenger aircraft —...

Hello! This week we take a detailed looks at the horrific air disaster in Moscow that cost 41 lives and what it means for the future of the first commercial Russia aircraft has...

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