Russia Update: The Media’s ‘Sputnik Moment’

November 10, 2014
Noxious gas fills Moscow streets on November 11, 2014 | Gazeta.ru

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

A mysterious toxic gas spreads across Moscow, and the Kremlin’s promise to reorganize the Russian media landscape is several steps closer to completion.