12 Jan 2018
Washington renames Russian embassy street after murdered Russian politician
In a new development, the Washington DC City Council has unanimously voted to rename the street which houses the Russian embassy after slain Russian politician Boris Nemtsov.
24 Mar 2017
Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
Former Communist lawmaker Denis Voronenkov, wanted by Moscow, was shot dead in broad daylight in Kiev, in what Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called an "act of state terrorism".
27 Feb 2017
Russians take to Moscow streets in memory of Nemtsov
Thousands of Russian citizens took to the streets in Moscow in memory of Boris Nemtsov, an opposition leader and staunch critic of President Vladimir Putin. Nemstov was shot dead near the Kremlin 2 years ago.
10 Feb 2017
Two Putin critics in trouble
Two vocal critics of Russian President Vladimir Putin have found themselves in a soup, almost simultaneously.
29 Aug 2016
Russian Journalist, a critic of Vladimir Putin, found dead
A renowned critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, journalist Alexander Shchetinin was found dead in his apartment in Kyiv.