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1. Taxis, Guns, and Scams

This week, we mark the end of 2020 with transportation stats, social media monitoring, and preparations for wild celebrations.

Tags: Moscow, military, literature, transport, government, alcohol, law, crime, Internet
2. An Apocalyptic Aircraft Heist

A Russian military aircraft designed to withstand nuclear war has met its match: burglars.

Tags: law, crime, military
3. Putin, Forest Work, and Gender Changes

This week, politicians are caught red-handed; surrogate motherhood and gambling are (apparently) the same; and Putin isn't as hip with the youth as you'd think.

Tags: military, children, women, money, gender, history, government, putin, social issues
4. Tank Does its Job, Too Well

A birthday party turned deadly when a man was run over by a tank.

Tags: birthday, st. petersburg, military
5. Flamethrowers, Video Games, and New Nobility

This week, the Russian army gets new toys; a university administrator doesn't quit while he's ahead; and Lukashenko keeps doing his thing, much to our chagrin.

Tags: corruption, fraud, lukashenko, belarus, games, Kazakhstan, military, Internet, Siberia
6. Don't Drive Tanked

Cars and alcohol don't mix, especially when your job is driving a military IFV.

Tags: Internet, alcohol, Volgograd, military
7. A Good Reason to Join the Military

A young woman in Kursk has been using her feminine wiles to hand over conscription notices.

Tags: bureaucracy, government, towns, women, military
8. Putin's Birthday, Teachers, and Dirt

This week, Putin gets a cool new birthday present; an official broadcasts his workout regimen; and strange sediment puzzles scientists.

Tags: government, education, environment, military, putin, Kamchatka, health, Saratov, Siberia
9. Bring Out the Big Guns

A Russian arms company is working towards a sniper rifle with a range of nearly five miles.

Tags: technology, business, military, science
10. Chocolate, Chichikov, and Chivalry

This week, Lukashenko turns action hero; chocolate is serious business; and a classic Russian author is proven to be right all along.

Tags: women, Gogol, pensions, business, military, politics, belarus, lukashenko

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