RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Sept 1, 2016

TODAY: German Foreign Minister backs Russian return to G8, Kremlin prefers format of G20; Foreign Ministry accuses US of using Russia to achieve ‘PR goals’; Wikileaks’ interests often intersect with Russia’s; Putin working to build Vladivostok; Putin chats to Etonians.

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – June 26, 2013

TODAY: Putin courts controversy in Finland, admits Snowden is at Moscow airport; PACE report on Magnitsky death released; all Bolotnaya Square defendants deny charges; a third of Russians support Khodorkovsky parole; Rosneft, Vkontakte, agriculture. President Vladimir Putin was in Finland yesterday, where he spoke on three controversial issues.  He denied that gay rights were violated […]