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· February, 2009

Stories about Russia from February, 2009

Russia: Alleged Racist Murder in Moscow

Germany: “Putins Pressefreiheit”

Armenia: Nationalist agitation in Georgia

Russia: Politkovskaya Murder Trial Acquittals

Russia: Endangered Languages

Russia: Cherkizovsky Market in Moscow

Russia: Henri Cartier-Bresson's Photos of Soviet Union

Azerbaijan: News site closed down?

Following a recent ban on foreign broadcasts in the country, the content of a leading news site considered more independent than most in Azerbaijan was replaced on Thursday with a...

Georgia-Russia: Information War

Georgia: Eurovision Controversy

Following its recent war with Russia, Georgia had initially planned to boycott this year's Eurovision Song Contest to be staged in Moscow, but later changed its mind. However, if reversing...

Russia: “Poverty” Photos

Russia: Valentine's Day Politics

Former Soviet Union: The Legacy of Afghanistan

Russia, EU: “Policy-Media Interaction” and Blogging

Russia: Russian National Library

Georgia: Eurovision Pop Protest

Japan: Hetalia Axis Powers and the limits of parody

Hetalia, a satirical manga set mainly during the Second World War and featuring national protagonists of that era, has attracted attention among both domestic and international audiences for its caricature...

Russia: Yandex, Anonymity, “Oligarchs”

Russia: Blood feuds increasing problem in Ingushetia

Russia: George Soros on effects of economic crisis

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