All posts tagged Russia

Soviet Army Monument Sofia montage
May 5, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A committee is organising its own celebrations in Sofia and other Bulgarian cities and towns of the 70th anniversary of the Soviet Victory Day on May 9 and has sent […]

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Night Wolves reach Bratislava

May 3, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

Five members of the Russian nationalist motorcycle club Night Wolves laid wreaths at the Slavín memorial in Bratislava on the afternoon of May 2, a ...

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Russian media play up World War 2 victory, lash out at ‘V-Day snubs’

April 30, 2015, by VOANews

Russian state media are ramping up nationalism ahead of the 70th anniversary of “Victory Day” on May 9, preparing to air films and TV programs ded ...


Ukraine’s economic pressures

April 30, 2015, by Andrew Wilson of the European Council on Foreign Relations

With Ukraine’s economy on the brink of disaster, the International Monetary Fund agreed a $17.5 billion package for Ukraine in February. Some think ...

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    Poland revokes residence permit of Russian journalist
    April 30, 2015, by The Warsaw Voice

    The governor of Poland’s Mazovian province, Jacek Kozlowski said Wednesday that a Russian journalist Leonid Sviridov, should be stripped of his right to remain in Poland and the European Union. […]

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    Putin’s bikers’ ride through Slovakia provokes concerns
    April 29, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    The Night Wolves, a reportedly ultra-nationalist motorcycle club with close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, are planning to make an appearance in Slovakia on their way to Berlin. Some Slovaks […]

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    Russian bikers enter Poland despite ban
    April 27, 2015, by The Warsaw Voice

    A number of participants of the Moscow-Berlin motor rally organised by The Night Wolves’ bikers club linked to president Vladimir Putin have reportedly entered Poland at various border points despite […]