Columnist Alexander Golts examines the widening gap between official pronouncements on military spending and Russia's financial realities.
Germany formally protested to Russia on Monday over Moscow's refusal to let a conservative German lawmaker into the country, a decision the Foreign Ministry criticized as unacceptable amid East-West tensions over the Ukraine crisis.
Turkmenistan unveiled the first monument to President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov on Monday — a gilded 6-meter-high statue of the leader on horseback perched on a white cliff.
Sculptures of famous writers and politicians from around the world dot the Russian capital.
A top Crimean official declined a proposed duel over a land dispute with the head of Russia's nationalist Night Wolves biker group Monday, according to a Russian media report.
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