Monthly Archives: December 2020

Kyiv’s Baroque church resumes religious services after 11 years’ repairing (Photos)

It was held on the day to honor Andrew the Apostle.The service was led by Metropolitan of France Emmanuel / Photo from UNIAN, by Viktor Kovalchuk Kyiv’s Baroque-style St. Andrew’s Church has resumed its religions services after repairs that lasted 11 years. The first service was held on the day to honor Saint Andrew the First-Called and Apostle, the press service of

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An Epidemic of Foreign Agents

The proposed new law on ‘foreign agents’ gives carte blanche to law enforcement officials who subscribe to conspiracy theories. Russian lawmakers have prepared several bills that threaten to further suffocate Russia’s civil society.  Not only would they introduce new penalties for registered NGOs listed as “foreign agents,” but they would also enable the authorities to hang that same label on

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Russia-US relations unlikely to be changed under Biden administration – diplomat

According to Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, the United States’ foreign policy towards Russia is still geared to containment MOSCOW, December 13. /TASS/. Relations between Russia and the United States are unlikely to be changed if Democrat Joseph Biden becomes president, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Sunday. “Regrettably, we see no cardinal changes in terms of

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Rosstat has published new data on mortality. Here’s what we learned from them The second wave is definitely heavier than the first, and by the end of 2020, a quarter of Russians will be ill with covid

Rosstat on December 10 published new data on mortality in all regions of Russia – the number of deaths in October in Russia was 30% higher than last year. This data improved understanding of the fall wave of the epidemic. For example, it has now been proven that the second wave is heavier than the spring one: most likely, in September and October alone,

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The Times reported on the second attempt to poison Navalny with Novichok – in a hospital in Omsk

Another assassination attempt was made on the politician Alexei Navalny, writes the British The Times, citing sources in the Western intelligence services. According to the newspaper, they tried to poison Navalny for the second time with Novichok before he was evacuated from Omsk to Berlin. The alleged state security agents, according to The Times, entered the hospital where Navalny was lying. Their

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