RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Nov 22, 2012

TODAY: NGOs targeted; Razvozzhayev charged with 15-year-old robbery; Putin’s WTO pessimism; wind farm plans; Shoigu in China; Rushydro to be recapitalised; OMV reconsiders relationship with Gazprom; Khodorkovsky criticises Dudley; YouTube removed from web blacklist. At least four non-governmental organisations were harassed with graffiti and pickets after the new law, under which foreign-funded NGOs must register […]

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Sept 20, 2012

TODAY: Russia says USAID meddled in elections; BP head meets with Putin, Rosneft CEO; Rostelecom bars users from YouTube in Omsk; Gref closes successful Sberbank sale; Putin in Kyrgyzstan; St Petersburg lawmaker calls for and end to the end of the world.  Russia said that it ousted the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) because […]