Monthly Archives: May 2021

Russia: Hollywood actor Steven Seagal joins pro-Kremlin party

The US actor, a longtime admirer of Russian President Vladimir Putin, says he wants to crack down on businesses that harm the environment. Vladimir Putin gave Steven Seagal Russian citizenship in 2016 Hollywood actor Steven Seagal has joined the political party Just Russia, his spokesman said.  The party was established earlier this year with the merger of three leftist parties.

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The Lavish Lives of the Kremlin’s Ultra-Rich Daughters

These Russian A-listers are reveling in the splendors and privileges that come with having powerful and well-connected fathers who run the country. Anna Nemtsova. May. 30, 2021 MOSCOW—A new generation of elite Russian women with high-standing fathers—including ministers, members of parliament or top bureaucrats in the Kremlin—manage multimillion-dollar businesses, enjoy luxurious lifestyles, and pose in glitzy photos for high-fashion magazines and social media

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Belarusian authorities detain another journalist

In March, Shota was found guilty of distributing extremist materials and fined.Shota was reportedly detained outside his house / Photo from s13.ru Editor-in-chief of the Hrodna.life news portal Alexei Shota has been detained in the city of Grodno (Hrodna). This was reported by the Belarusian Association of Journalists on Telegram on Sunday, May 30. Shota was detained outside his house. Meanwhile, according

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EP President Sassoli calls for tougher sanctions against Russia officials

The European official was put on Russia’s stoplist late in April 2021.David Sassoli / REUTERS President of the European Parliament David Sassoli has called for tougher sanctions against Russian officials. He announced this in an interview for Germany’s Funke Media Group, Deutsche Welle’s Ukrainian service reported. “We need to tighten sanctions against Russian officials, as well as establishing closer contacts with

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Texas State legislature recognizes Ukraine’s Holodomor as act of genocide

November 2021 will be Ukrainian Genocide Remembrance Month.Another U.S. state recognizes Ukraine famine as genocide / Photo from UNIAN The House of Representatives of the 87th Texas Legislature has adopted a resolution recognizing the 1932-1933 Holodomor, an artificial famine in Soviet Ukraine, as an act of genocide against the Ukrainian people. The resolution was passed by the House on May 26, 2021,

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Yevhen Mahda: Biden-Putin simultaneous game session

If during the Cold War its participants understood the world as the Great Chessboard, today we can talk about a session of simultaneous play on several “boards” between Russia and the United States. What is the reason? Apparently, in the changing nature of international relations, in the transformation of the world into a multipolar 20 years ago. US dominance has

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