Russian opposition activists have held a benefit in Moscow for political prisoners, despite being forced to change location several times.
The amount of the average bribe in Russia has nearly doubled this year, reaching 208,000 rubles.
France and Russia have reached a compensation deal for the cancellation of the delivery of two French-made Mistral helicopter carriers.
The United States imposed further Russia and Ukraine-related sanctions on Thursday. The measures are meant to compel Russia to comply with peacekeeping commitments.
The current trend for delegations of European lawmakers visiting Crimea shows that opinion on Russia policy within the EU is far from unanimous, analysts told The Moscow Times on Thursday.
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