RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Aug 9, 2018

TODAY: US imposes sanctions over Skripal poisoning, pledges to add more; ruble at two-year low, bonds and markets slumping; World Cup workers still unpaid; Maria Alyokhina banned from leaving Russia; Yaroslavl torture video prisoner in solitary confinement; CEC will allow pension reform referendum.

Nota de Prensa: El COPINH no puede pedir “cabezas” a base de información falsa

Les informamos que la siguiente nota de prensa ha sido difundida a los medios en Honduras. Nota de Prensa El COPINH no puede pedir “cabezas” a base de información falsa, dice Robert Amsterdam, abogado de DESA 8 de agosto de 2018 El Consejo Cívico de Organizaciones Populares e Indígenas de Honduras (COPINH) y la familia […]

Press Release: COPINH Cannot Demand ‘Scalps’ Based on False Information

The following press release was distributed to media in Honduras on 8 August 2018. COPINH Cannot Demand ‘Scalps’ Based on False Information, says DESA Lawyer Robert Amsterdam In comments made during a press conference organized by the Consejo Cívico de Organizaciones Populares e Indígenas de Honduras (COPINH) and the family of Berta Cáceres on 7 […]

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Aug 8, 2018

TODAY: Navalny calls for mass demonstrations against pension reform; sanctions for Sistema? Rosneft shares at all-time high; funerals for CAR journalists; Altai resident charged over online posts; Georgia needs West’s help again Russia, says Ambassador.

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Aug 7, 2018

TODAY: Hospitals impose temporary abortion ban; Medvedev threatens conflict over Georgia accession to NATO; 26,000 tons of food imports destroyed; Gazprom suspends external borrowing; sanctions force Rusal plant closure; hacking leader released; UK to seek Russian suspects’ extradition over Novichok cases.

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Aug 6, 2018

TODAY: VAT hike signed into law; explosion at pension building amid unpopular pensions reform plans; Ryabkov speaks out against sanctions; Best Western pulls out of Crimea; Navalny compensated over fraud case; 25 detained at pro-LGBT rally; man held over meme postings; Forbes Russia folds; movie star appointed special US-Russia envoy.