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· October, 2006

Stories about Russia from October, 2006

8 October 2006

Russia: Anna Politkovskaya's Murder

Anna Politkovskaya, a Russian journalist famous for her critical coverage of Chechnya and Vladimir Putin's policies, was shot to death in Moscow Saturday. Russian-language blogs are awash in speculation on...

6 October 2006

Russia: Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Street Names

Russia: “Ruled by Lunatics”

Russia, Georgia: Crisis Continues

As the confrontation between Georgia and Russia continues, so does the discussion of it in the Russian blogosphere. Below are some of the exchanges, translated from Russian. LJ user plushev...

4 October 2006

Russia: Ramzan Turns 30

Russia: Relations With Georgia

Russia: Two Film Reviews

Russia: Moscow Photos

Russia: Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Water, Nightlife

Russia, Georgia: Unfriendly Relationship

A Tbilisi, Georgia, spice seller: “I was taking some photos in the Tbilisi's market and this lady, instead trying to sell me something, she asked me a portrait.” – by...

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