The issue of failing monogoroda, or single-industry cities, is rapidly becoming one of the most pressing economic issues and sources of political risk within the Russian Federation. 605 more words
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I recently heard and read that a Russian dog shelter has found a friend in Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska. Deripaska has avidly engaged in funding frantic last ditch efforts to save hundreds of stray dogs ( and cats ) facing death due to Sochi villages having been cleared for the 2014 Winter Olympics. 413 more words
Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska is making a last-minute effort to save Sochi’s stray dogs from being killed ahead of the Winter Olympics.
A dog shelter backed by the Russian billionaire is stepping up to rescue thousands of stray dogs that are being killed by a pest control company, The New York Times reported Wednesday. 670 more words