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Tensions With Ukraine Boil Over. And Russian Rappers Go to Battle

"From Russia With News" is a news and analysis podcast produced by Moscow Times journalists.

Journalists Elena Chernenko and Christopher Miller discuss escalating tensions between Russia and Ukraine after a dramatic naval skirmish. Pussy Riot's Maria Alyokhina tells us why Russian rappers might have become a little too political for the Kremlin's liking.

Stay tuned for a new episode every Thursday on our site or here. Also available on iTunes, Google Podcasts and Spotify.

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