Russia faces a protracted recession as the impact of Western sanctions lingers and oil prices stay low, the World Bank said in a report published Wednesday.
France to sell Mistral warships to EU and name them Juncker and Mogherini — and other Russia-themed April Fool's jokes.
The world's only Crimean Tatar television channel went off air on Wednesday, after Moscow cited technicalities to reject the station's attempts to register for a Russian broadcasting license.
Finnish businessman Seppo Remes, co-owner of a Swedish company which invests in Russian electricity assets, said he had been denied entry into Russia for five years after receiving a warning from the FSB.
An apparently leaked home video of President Vladimir Putin from when he lived in East Germany in the 1980s caused a stir this week by revealing the then-KGB agent's previously unknown love for rock musicals.
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