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Alexei Anishchuk

Alexei Anishchuk

    Pussy Riot freed to improve Russia's image, says band member
    Pussy Riot freed to improve Russia's image, says band member
    One of the two recently released members of Russian punk protest band Pussy Riot, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, said on Friday that their release was...
    Putin welcomes all, including gays, to Russian Olympics
    Putin welcomes all, including gays, to Russian Olympics
    President Vladimir Putin, seeking to defuse criticism over his treatment of Russia's gay community, said all people will be welcome in the...
    Snowden: Putin dismisses US's 'ravings and rubbish'
    Snowden: Putin dismisses US's 'ravings and rubbish'
    Russia's President Vladimir Putin confirmed on Tuesday that a former US spy agency contractor sought by the United States was in the...
    Putin seeks Kremlin return as critics cry foul
    Putin seeks Kremlin return as critics cry foul
    Vladimir Putin sought a convincing victory in Russia's presidential election on Sunday to strengthen his hand in dealing with the biggest protests...
    Russia to give the Kalashnikov a makeover
    Russia to give the Kalashnikov a makeover
    Moscow announced plans on Tuesday to modernise the Kalashnikov, giving a new lease of life to the Soviet-era assault rifle that is the mainstay of...
    Moscow bombing challenges Kremlin security efforts
    Moscow bombing challenges Kremlin security efforts
    A suspected suicide bomber has struck at Russia's busiest airport, killing at least 35 people and challenging Kremlin efforts to crush armed...
    Khodorkovsky found guilty in test for Russia
    Khodorkovsky found guilty in test for Russia
    Jailed Russian ex-tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky was found guilty of money laundering and theft of billions of dollars on Monday at a trial that has...
    Khodorkovsky faces verdict in test for Russia
    Khodorkovsky faces verdict in test for Russia
    A Russian judge began reading the verdict on Monday in jailed former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky's politically charged second trial, a test of the...