The far-right Azov battalion, whose symbol resembles a black swastika on a yellow background, is preparing to defend the port city of Mariupol in Ukraine against a widely expected attack by pro-Russian separatists.
Always stuck in traffic? If you can't afford a flight to escape this city, then at least head to one of Moscow's high-rise restaurants, where the city looks like a dream rather than a nightmare.
Russian children's rights ombudsman Pavel Astakhov spoke out Friday against using the term "domestic violence," arguing that it discredits the concept of the family.
Poland said on Friday that it would bring charges against two Russian air traffic controllers over a 2010 plane crash which killed then Polish president Lech Kaczynski.
Russians increasingly believe in an economic system founded on government planning rather than the free market, a poll by the independent Levada Center showed.
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