Russia Update: Kashin Releases Names of Suspects in His 2010 Beating

September 12, 2015
Vyacheslav Borisov, suspect in the 2010 attack on Russian blogger Oleg Kashin. Photo via

Prominent Russian blogger Oleg Kashin at long last was able to identify by name the suspects in the brutal 2010 attack on him. But the likely organizer of the attack has now been released.

Welcome to our column, Russia Update, where we will be closely following day-to-day developments in Russia, including the Russian government’s foreign and domestic policies.

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‘I Was on Active Duty’: Interview with Captured GRU Officer Aleksandrov
Meet The Russian Fighters Building A Base Between Mariupol And Donetsk
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