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· October, 2008

Stories about Russia from October, 2008

14 October 2008

Russia: Blog Roundup; Bailout of Iceland

Georgia: Peace Corps Volunteer Blogs

Although Georgia was not the first country in the South Caucasus where the U.S. Peace Corps started working, it was until recently the most active in terms of blogs. However,...

Russia: “Dmitry Medvideo”

Russia: Mozhaisk Women's Colony

Russia: Letter in Support of Svetlana Bakhmina

11 October 2008

Russia: A Ticketless Passenger

In Moscow, you can buy a bus/trolleybus/tram ticket from the driver and it'll cost you 25 rubles, which is roughly $1. If you buy your tickets at special kiosks, you...

7 October 2008

Russia: Remembering Anna Politkovskaya

Oct. 7 marks two years since the assassination of journalist Anna Politkovskaya. No one has been jailed so far, but three men are expected to go to trial soon for...

Russia: “Alice in Wonderland” in Swahili

Russia: Bishop/Monk Diomid

The Balkans, Russia: Veljko Kadijevic

Russia, Iran: Obama's Stance

Moldova: Notes on Foreign and Domestic Issues

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