Topic: Novaya Gazeta
A new Russian doctrine – which says it can use nuclear weapons preemptively against small regional adversaries – is seen either as a sign of aggression or bluster to mask insecurity.
11/17/2009 12:00 am
Stalin's grandson tried to sue Novaya Gazeta over its characterization of the Russian leader. A judge ruled against him Tuesday, giving human rights advocates a boost.
10/14/2009 01:00 am
Has piracy really returned to Europe's waters after 100 years, or is something else afoot?
08/13/2009 01:00 am
President Medvedev is likened to a general without an army, with most top posts held by Putin's people. But there are signs he's pushing back.
07/21/2009 01:00 am
Colleagues of Ms. Estemirova say her murder Wednesday is part of a pattern that shows cost of a Kremlin pact with Chechnyan President Ramzan Kadyrov.
07/16/2009 01:00 am
Since President Obama took office, twice as many Russians report 'positive attitudes' toward the US. But skepticism continues to dominate ties between Washington and the Kremlin.
07/05/2009 01:00 am
Although both countries claim the military exercises are simply for practice, some wonder if the old dispute is again flaring.
06/30/2009 01:00 am
Case of murdered investigative journalist to get another look. Is this politics or justice?
06/25/2009 01:00 am
Some Russians say a new Amnesty International assessment understates the dangers faced by those who dare to offer dissent.
05/08/2009 01:00 am
Sergei Protazanov's killing in March was the latest in a series of violent attacks targeting journalists.
04/28/2009 01:00 am