Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, an outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin and Russia's involvement in the war in Ukraine, was shot dead steps from the Kremlin in central Moscow late Friday.
A Pro-Kremlin party has reprimanded its maverick lawmakers after they said Moscow's food import ban had hurt Russians and proposed limiting President Vladimir Putin's power to impose new sanctions.
Russia is moving ahead with the "creeping annexation" of two breakaway Georgian regions as part of an aggressive strategy to broaden its influence in the region, Georgia's foreign minister has said.
In Ukraine, whose tumultuous 20th-century history has spilled over into a bloody battle for its 21st-century identity, every picture tells a story.
A man in Moscow had the shock of his life when he awoke from an amorous encounter to discover that his testicles had been surgically removed.
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