Lukashenko requested from Putin for new weapons

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to provide new weapons. Lukashenka also said that Russia will continue to support Belarus. “I also asked the Russian president about certain types of weapons. Recent events show that we need to be bolder in protecting the interests of both Belarusians and Russians. It so […]

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Moscow Police Disrupt Vulva Documentary Screening in Support of LGBT Activist

Moscow law enforcement authorities shut down a Tuesday night “Vulva 3.0” documentary screening in support of Yulia Tsvetkova, an LGBT activist who is being prosecuted for her drawings of female genitals. She has been fined twice under a controversial law banning propaganda of “non-traditional” sexual relationships to minors for her drawings and for running LGBT-themed […]

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Poisoned Russian opposition leader Navalny’s team scores in regional Russian elections — while in Berlin he gets out of bed.

The Charité clinic in Berlin announced  that Navalny’s condition is improving and said he was able to leave his bed for short periods. The clinic said he has been completely weaned off ventilation. Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny visited two Siberian cities just before he was poisoned with a Novichok-type chemical nerve agent — and […]

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Coronavirus in Russia: The Latest News / Sept. 16

Russia confirmed 5,670 new coronavirus infections Wednesday, bringing the country’s official number of cases to 1,079,519. Russian health officials have proposed depriving medics of promised coronavirus payouts if they refuse to vaccinate against the infection, the Medvestnik medical news website has reported. Nearly half of Russians say they will never vaccinate against the coronavirus regardless […]

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