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1. Borscht, Bears, and Birthday Surprises

In this week's Odder News, the biggest pot of borscht you'll ever see, a new birthday gift idea, and piranhas hit Sakhalin.

Tags: borscht, bears, kirkorov, sakhalin, sobchak
2. Apparitions, Animals, and Cannabis

In this week's Odder News, moose loose, ghost spotted, and hemp growing under the government's nose.

Tags: moose, sakhalin, tatar, timati, bashkiria, buryatia, sobchak
3. UFOs, Cars, and Steven Seagal's Samurai Sword

In this week's Odder News, Russians are geeked about UFOs, past and present collide, and Steven Seagal becomes a real-life special agent.

Tags: ufos, steven seagal, cars, porsche, figure skating, plushenko, sakhalin, horses, bashkiria
4. Instant Karma on Sakhalin

Karma (and alcohol) lead a man in Sakhalin Island to have an eventful 24 hours.

Tags: alcohol, crime, cars, Far East, sakhalin
5. Corruption, Crimea, and Coronavirus

This week, Spotify comes to Russia, Crimea is a hot tourist destination (like always), and three cases of corruption: one big, one small, and one straight out of a spy movie.

Tags: sakhalin, Far East, music, Internet, Victory Day, belarus, corruption, health, travel
6. Quite a Thursday

Here's a #TBT for you with some interesting variety: a poet, a pilot, and a natural disaster.

Tags: Red Square, voloshin, sakhalin
7. Protect your Pets

Russia is taking on violence against pets.

Tags: sakhalin, Udmurtia
8. Floating Fishermen

Approximately 600 fishermen were stuck on an ice floe, despite being warned about the dangerous ice.

Tags: fishing, sakhalin
9. Diving and Driving into Summer Holidays

There’s lots of ways to have fun, whether it be a patriotic holiday or an “unpatriotic” game.

Tags: sakhalin, Kamchatka, politics, stalin, russia day
10. Who “Discovered” Sakhalin?

You think planting a flag on a piece of land makes you own it? Think again! With Sakhalin, it was just one step in the long back-and-forth between Russia and Japan.

Tags: russia, russian history, japan, foreign relations, sakhalin
By Eugenia Sokolskaya

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