Latvia Discovers Russian Warships; Sweden Suspects Russian Hackers

March 21, 2016
Russian Emergency Ministry workers at the site of the crash of FlyDubai in Rostov on March 20, 2016. All 62 on board were killed.


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.

The previous issue is here.

Recent Analysis and Translations:

Getting The News From Chechnya – The Crackdown On Free Press You May Have Missed
Aurangzeb, Putin, Realism and a Lesson from History
Why the World Should Care About the Assassination of Boris Nemtsov
How Boris Nemtsov Was Murdered: Investigation by Novaya Gazeta
– How Stalin Returned to Russian Contemporary Life – Meduza