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21 September 2018


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64 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

Hired Guns

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2018
The deaths in July under mysterious circumstances of three Russian journalists in the Central African Republic (CAR) has refocused attention on Russian mercenaries in foreign lands.
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Jumping Ship

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2018
This summer Russia’s biggest rock music festival, Nashestvie, faced cancellations by a number of artists who were protesting the festival’s increasing cooperation with the Russian military.
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Bike Like and Egyptian

Russian Life: July/August 2018
A short look at one very avid football (soccer) fan, who rode his bike all the way from Egypt to Russia for the World Cup.
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Musical Ministerial Chairs

Russian Life: July/August 2018
After President Putin was reelected there was a government reshuffling. But very little new blood.
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Send in the Clones

Russian Life: July/August 2018
There is something disturbingly similar about the new crop of Russian governors...
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War on Art

Russian Life: July/August 2018
A crazed man defacing the famous painting of Ivan the Terrible and his son is but the latest twist in the ongoing debate about the role of Ivan the Terrible in Russian history.
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Harrass at Will

Russian Life: May/June 2018
On why #metoo is not taking hold in Russia.
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Pattern of Tragedies

Russian Life: May/June 2018
On the mall fire disaster in Kemerovo and how the system is doing nothing to prevent the next disaster of this type.
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Resurrection

Russian Life: May/June 2018
This May some very special tanks will be featured in Russian memorial parades: Lend-Lease tanks sent to the USSR by the US and only recently pulled up from the bottom of the sea.
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Can't Get No...

Russian Life: March/April 2018
Who, what, where, and why: the kerfuffle over a few aviation cadets and their posting of a slightly racy video online. And how average Russians rose to defend them.
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