Russia Update: Liberal Opposition Loses in Kostroma

September 15, 2015
Alexei Navalny and Leonid Volkov - centre - on election day in the Kostroma region on September 13, 2015. Photo: Alexandra Astakhova

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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Special features:

‘I Was on Active Duty’: Interview with Captured GRU Officer Aleksandrov
Meet The Russian Fighters Building A Base Between Mariupol And Donetsk
‘There Was No Buk in Our Field’
With Cash and Conspiracy Theories, Russian Orthodox Philanthropist Malofeyev is Useful to the Kremlin