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activists have said the department's director, Pat Kohler, should also step down. "For me, this validates what ..... Trump has repeatedly called the Russia probe a "hoax," and during the transition attacked the Intelligence Community's warnings about Russian intervention. Aides maintained Friday he was only ...
A federal indictment against 13 Russian nationals made public on Friday provides new insight into how the Internet Research Agency, a Kremlin-linked Russian troll group, set up a vast network of fake American activist groups and used the stolen identities of real Americans in an attempt to wreak havoc on ...

After the contemporary artist Danila Tkachenko photographed a series of the country's abandoned wooden houses set ablaze, attempts to save Russia's wooden architectural heritage have become a high priority for preservation activists. Russia's ministry of culture has intentions to adopt an action plan to ...
At the height of the 2016 campaign, the effort employed more than 80 people, who used secure virtual private network connections to computer servers leased in the United States to hide the fact that they were in Russia. From there, they posed as American activists, emailing, advising and making payments ...
Until his arrest in August 2017, Ali covered the exploitation of immigrants in Russia and the crimes of Uzbekistan's regime. He volunteered for human rights organisations, was an LGBT activist and a member of the Independent Trade Union of Media workers. It was precisely because of these connections ...
Normally, a presidential candidate polling at just over 1% with six weeks to go would be campaigning hard across the country, in a desperate effort to drum up support. Not Ksenia Sobchak. Last night, the 36-year-old Russian socialite, journalist, opposition activist, and now politician appeared in New York ...

The links between Manafort and Deripaska have been a focus of American media reports about possible collusion between Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia. But the Russian press and public have been skeptical about the importance of this relationship--largely because there was no proof that ...
A Russian deputy prime minister secretly met with oligarch Oleg Deripaska to discuss US relations after Paul Manafort reportedly offered Mr Deripaska briefings on the Trump campaign, according to videos discovered by a Russian opposition activist. While a recorded snippet of Mr Deripaska's alleged ...
trump meets Putin thegrio.com Donald Trump, President of the USA (left), meets Vladimir Putin, President of Russia (right), at the opening of the G20 summit on July 7, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. The G20 group of nations are meeting July 7-8 and major topics will include climate change and migration.
Russian trolls posed as black activists on Tumblr to share political messages before the US presidential election, according to a Buzzfeed investigation. The accounts allegedly shared content on issues such as police violence to appeal to young African-Americans. Buzzfeed says it has tied them to the ...
"religious freedom in Russia is in a dire state, and we're concerned about the status of all religious minorities there," Daniel Mark, chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Freedom, told Newsweek. "Alexander Dvorkin is one of a large network of Russian Orthodox activists who have grown ...
Russian opposition activist Konstantin Sinitsyn has been found dead of head injuries in the entranceway to his St. Petersburg apartment building. St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly lawmaker Boris Vishnevsky posted the news on February 2, although the incident apparently happened on January 26.
Oyub Titiyev, the head of regional branch of Russian human rights group Memorial attends a court hearing in Grozny, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. Titiyev has been in custody since his arrest earlier this month on drug possession charges that Memorial said described as trumped up. (AP Photo/Musa ...
A prosecutor in Ukraine's Russia-controlled Crimea region has asked a court to sentence pro-Kyiv activist Volodymyr Balukh to five years and one ... He was arrested in December 2016, after the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) said explosives and 90 bullets were found in the attic of his home.
Last week, a 25-minute video published by Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny alleging a new link between the Kremlin and the Trump campaign made headlines around the world. Now the Russian government wants it scrubbed from the internet--so much so that it is taking steps that could block ...
Russian opposition activist Konstantin Sinitsyn has been found dead of head injuries in the entranceway to his St. Petersburg apartment building. St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly lawmaker Boris Vishnevsky posted the news on February 2, although the incident apparently happened on January 26.
In October, in the Samara region on Russia's Volga River, 27-year-old LGBT rights activist Yevdokia Romanova was convicted and fined under what critics have ... and Central Asia, describes Romanova's case as "a sad illustration of the desperate circumstances currently faced" by LGBT activists in Russia.

Read alsoRT's propaganda says Russia "hacked" American Christmas in disturbing video The group's website identified her as Alisa Vinogradova and called her a "sextremist." It says the goal of the group, which was founded in Ukraine, is "complete victory over patriarchy." A Femen activist staged a similar ...
Part of the reason, certainly, is because the Russian trolls also tried to mimic liberal activists such as LGBT and civil rights groups. More uncomfortable still is the way the Russian facebook story struck at the very heart of the blue state ideology. For all too many Democrats, platforms such as Facebook and ...
On Monday, Russian election officials formally barred anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny from running for president in the March 18 election. Over the past year, Navalny has launched a grassroots campaign to challenge the current president, Vladimir Putin. Navalny is the most serious opponent that ...
But the activists at least appeared to be glad he was trying to help. Johnson did not shy away from some hard truths on his whirlwind 24-hour visit, which was aimed at boosting cooperation between the UK and Russia on critical global issues such as North Korea's nuclear threats and the Syrian civil war.
An expert in Russian cyber-operations has accused Russian activists of running a disinformation campaign to discredit the Scottish independence ... Within weeks of the independence vote, Russia set up the first UK office for its new internet news and video service, Sputnik, in Edinburgh with nearly £1.9m ...
Young opposition activist Alexander Pelevin, 17, left, talks to Navalny's campaign manager Sergei Boiko in Moscow, Russia, on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. While most of their classmates relax at home, Russian teenagers Alexander Pelevin and Kirill Strizhov dedicate their weekends canvassing for opposition ...
"What my major is all about is knowing what is going on in the world internationally," international relations major freshman Sarah Michel said. "I just want to learn more about the Russian Revolution, since I don't really know much about Russia the country, and I hope this will be an opportunity to learn more ...
Conservative TV host Andrey Afanasev and political activist Isabelle Magkoeva spar over whether there is democracy Russia. The two joined a BBC Global Questions panel in St Petersburg facing questions from a local audience of young people on the future of their country 100 years since the Russian ...
In Russia, deaths from HIV are on the rise and activists believe that ignorance and denialism about the disease is helping fuel the problem. In 2016, Russia registered 103,438 new diagnoses, which made up a staggering 64 percent of all new diagnoses in the World Health Organization's (WHO) European ...
Surrounded by beaming young activists at a volunteers' forum in Moscow on December 6, Russian president Vladimir Putin said he would make his decision on whether to run for ... Vladimir Putin has finally announced what few had doubted: He will seek reelection as Russia's president in the March vote.
... in the entire investigation about Russian influence of the election. and the journalist said the Democrats tried to do the same thing. It looks like just a witch hunt, and they're investigating things that never happened, and they know it never happened. It's just part of the entire effort to isolate Russia and build ...
Now, an uncontrolled transfer of new weapons, munition and troops for Russia's hybrid military forces in the occupied territory is being carried out through this border section. Kyiv recalls that, in accordance with the September agreements, the security zone should have been established on both sides of ...
A New York Times article details an email that was reportedly sent by Erickson, a conservative activist, to Trump campaign adviser Rick Dearborn. ... As The Washington Post reported in April, Russian activists have sought to forge connections with conservative Americans on issues such as gun control, ...
Such data puzzled Russian activist Yevgeny Pisemsky, whose own country puts that rate at around 2 percent and the rate of heterosexual transmission ... Pisemsky and other HIV activists and experts in Russia say the data for HIV prevalence in Russia among men who have sex with men is deceptively low, ...
Moscow -- Vedzhie Kashka, a diminutive 83-year-old Crimean Tatar activist who collapsed during a Russian security operation and died hours later, was buried on Friday in a funeral ceremony that drew mourners from across Crimea. The Ukrainian government and other Crimean Tatar activists sharply ...
Vedzhie Kashka, 82, became unwell and was taken away by ambulance in the Crimean city of Simferopol on November 23 after several fellow activists were detained by Russian officers on suspicion of extortion. Kashka subsequently died, according to sources in a local hospital and fellow Crimean Tatar ...
In a lengthy facebook post on Tuesday, Romanova said the accusations stemmed from Rudi Anatoly Anatolevich, the deputy head of Russia's Federal Penitentiary Service (FSIN). The state prison authorities have repeatedly bumped heads with Romanova's NGO Rus Sidyashchaya, or Russia Behind Bars.
The Other Russia, headed by firebrand writer and politician Eduard Limonov, said on November 7 that 17 other activists from the group were fined the equivalent of $180-$270. The 23 activists were detained on November 6 in connection with the rally on St. Petersburg's main street, Nevsky Prospekt, on the ...
Tatar activists gather to mark the 25th anniversary of the ... KAZAN, Russia -- Protesters have rallied in the capital of Russia's ... according to which Tatar -- along with Russian -- is a state language and must be taught in all schools across Tatarstan. ... police detained one activist, Airat Shakirov, at the rally.
Russian Far-Left activists Detained At St. Petersburg Rally ... Russian riot police detain an opposition activist of the Other Russia political ...
Moscow: Russian police on Sunday detained around 200 activists gathering ... Radical opposition activist Vyacheslav Maltsev had appealed on his website for his supporters to hold protests across Russia on Sunday, calling ...
'Dirty Perverts': Russian activists See 'First Victory' Against Grocery Chain's ... The battle against homophobia can seem daunting in Russia, ...
Authorities in the Russian city of Chelyabinsk have warned residents not to wear gas masks to publicly express their environmental concerns ...
Russia's election Meddling Targeted activists and People of Color, Too ... That event was organized by a fake Russian-led activist group called ...
Russian president Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Barack Obama pose for photographs before the start of a bilateral meeting at the United ...
And a former Occupy activist who moved to my town to, I felt, ... a Russian private intelligence and propaganda firm - a "troll factory" - with deep ties ... and reason for genuine concern among activists, is that Russia now seems ...
Ivan Skripnichenko, a 35-year-old Russian opposition activist, was .... "Opposition activists are like malign tumors on Russia's body," he tells ...
Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimea peninsula in March 2014, triggering ... In September, a Russian court jailed Mr Chiygoz for eight years for ...
Russian trolls tried to recruit a prominent US activist. ... operating groups like BlackMattersUS to recruit unwitting US-based activists and stoke ...
Korolev A Russian police officer has been filmed threatening to kill an ... In the activists' secretly recorded film, two policemen extol the virtues of ... Threats to kill are a crime in Russia, punishable by up to two years in jail.
A prominent Russian opposition politician says that a fellow activist has died two ... In July, a Moscow court found five men from Russia's North ...
A court in the Russian city of Sochi has jailed two activists supporting ... Navalny and his supporters held protests across Russia on October 7, ...
Anti-Kremlin activist William Browder faces arrest after Russia places his ... who died in a Russian prison after exposing massive corruption.


 

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