(photo by Masha’s teammate)
The Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev met with the winners of the SummerUniversiade on 17 july, Masha was there.
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MOSCOW — Russia would adopt a tough position if Ukraine decided not to pay off debts owed to Moscow by its previous government, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview broadcast by Russian TV on Saturday. 332 more words
One of the problems I had when writing ‘Ghost Love’ was how to handle Russian names and pronouns.
One idiosyncrasy of the Russian naming system is that the surname of females comes with an added ‘a’: a father/husband might be named ‘Petrov’ but his wife/daughter would be ‘Petrova’. 563 more words
I am told that US forces are already fighting Russian troops in Ukraine. But the Russians seem more worried about economic sanctions and being excluded from the SWIFT system of international payments. 841 more words
Russia's Sole Independent TV Forced Accused By Putin's Government of "Crossing a Moral and Ethical Red Line"
In this photo taken on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, engineers work in a control room in the Dozhd’s studio-apartment in Moscow, Russia .Russia’s only independent TV channel, Dozhd, faced all sorts of pressure this year and while the government was careful not to shut it down, a Kremlin-instigated smear campaign is causing a slow demise of this rare independent broadcaster. 1,061 more words