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Nikolay Syrov

Freelance writer and international education expert based in Moscow, Russia.
Read my tweets at @VersedGames

Latest posts by Nikolay Syrov

Can Russia Protect Its Journalists From the ‘Homegrown ISIS’ in Chechnya?

Alexey Venediktov, one of Russia's most prominent journalists, says the Russian government appears to have allowed a “homegrown ISIS” to emerge under its nose in Chechnya.

Meet Russia’s Warrior-Writer and Bloodthirsty Priest

In the month of March, Zakhar Prilepin and Vsevolod Chaplin treated Russian Internet users to some extraordinary displays of what they'd no doubt call patriotism.

‘Zelyonka': the Anti-Putin Antiseptic

"Brilliant green" is becoming the unofficial color of Russia’s opposition movement.

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