Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wants more than 1,000 U.S.-made anti-tank missiles to repulse possible attacks from Russia-backed rebels.
As more young and well-edcuated people start to leave Russia, columnist Ivan Sukhov asks who'll be left to build a better future for the country.
Ukraine's state security service on Wednesday named a Russian army major who was detained by Ukrainian servicemen at the weekend with a cargo of military equipment in eastern Ukraine and said he had been charged with terrorism.
Uzbekistan is planning to introduce a new form of criminal penalty that appears tailor-made to wield against Gulnara Karimova, the disgraced daughter of strongman leader Islam Karimov, in due course.
The snake population has risen in and around Moscow following this summer's chilly, wet weather.
Where to go and what to see if you like cinema and live in Moscow.
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