Tag: Aleksandr Skobov

Soviet-Era Dissident ‘Chronicle of Current Events’ Resumes Publication on the Internet

October 24, 2015

Staunton, October 22 – Four former Soviet political prisoners have resumed the publication of the Chronicle of Current Events, the information bulletin about violations of human rights and official persecutions that circulated in samizdat between 1968 and 1983. The new version is being distributed via the Internet. The four are Viktor Davydov, Aleksey Manninkov, Kirill […]

Western Leaders Must Make Putin Lose Face Not Help Him Save It, Skobov Says

January 28, 2015

Staunton, January 28 – Vladimir Putin is very much afraid of losing face, and some in the West are trying to figure out how to resolve the situation in Ukraine without his doing so. But what they should be focusing on, Aleksandr Skobov says, is precisely how to “help him lose face and break his […]