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· August, 2006

Stories about Russia from August, 2006

Russia: Remembering August 1991

Former Soviet Union: 15 Years Since the August Coup

Today is 15 years since the beginning of the events that some people consider (RUS) Russia's Orange Revolution – but which are better known as the August Putsch. This year,...

Ukraine: Trip to Kyiv

Russia: Solzhenitsyn's Speech

Russia: Real Estate and Oil

Russia: The Meaning of August 19, 1991

Poland, Russia: Mutual Blockades and Other Issues

Russia: Chechen Lawyer Beaten by Chechen Policeman

Russia, Estonia: Forest Fires

Ukraine: Former Citizen Leads Israel Peace Movement

Russia: Real Estate and Chinese Investors

Ukraine: Crimean Germans Deportation Anniversary

Russia: On Foreigner-Oriented Women

Russia: “The Presidential Panic”

Russia: Y2K Panic

Russia: Paratroopers’ Day Photos

Russia: Army Cruelty

Russia: Portraits of Putin

Samson Sholademi – LJ user sholademi, journalist of a Russian tabloid Express Gazeta – displays a unique drawing collection on his blog: portraits of Russia's president Vladimir Putin, made by...

Russia: Hermitage Thefts

Russia: Competing for Airbus Crash Victims

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