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· July, 2017

Stories about Russia from July, 2017

31 July 2017

Why Are Russians Indifferent to the Syrian Conflict?

RuNet Echo

"At a minimum, the numerous problems with rights and freedoms in Russia suck up a lot of time...which doesn’t leave energy for problems taking place far from Russia."

21 July 2017

Russia's Parliament Went on a Censorship Binge Today

RuNet EchoAdvox

The Kremlin is cracking down on online anonymity. Again.

Kyrgyzstan Blocks on ‘Extremism’ Grounds


Russia also moved to block the website and its popular 'Wayback Machine' two years ago.

10 July 2017

Saying Goodbye to Anton Nossik, Godfather of the Russian Internet

RuNet Echo

RuNet pioneer Anton Nossik died in his sleep on June 9 at the age of 51.

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