The Russian human rights group Memorial has called for a ban on publicly glorifying Soviet leader Josef Stalin, a news report said Tuesday, just days Russia before commemorates the 70th anniversary of the allied victory over Nazi Germany.
A daily game of Cold War cat-and-mouse is ratcheting up tensions in the Baltic and drawing the biggest military presence into the region for over 20 years, Swedish military officials say.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will visit Moscow for Victory Day celebrations this Saturday, the UN has confirmed.
Russia's ruble slipped against the dollar but rose against the euro on Tuesday, as traders repositioned after moves on global markets during a four-day holiday weekend when Russian markets were closed.
Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko said that his decision to miss Russia's May 9 Victory Day celebrations should not be viewed as a “boycott” of Moscow.
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