Image by Hellerick The Russian Federation’s sovereign debt was upgraded to investment grade on Friday by the rating agency S&P, to BB+, stable outlook. Funny
Image by Avala As the saying goes, absolute power corrupts and power corrupts absolutely. There is no other place that more vividly depicts this truth
Image by Delphi234 It’s a little-known fact in the West, but Russia has very little sovereign debt. In fact, if you ignore the corruption and
Self-described ‘escort’ and ‘oligarch pick-up artist shows Russian girls how it’s done, complete with video on board the yacht with the Russian deputy prime minister.
Image by ITU Pictures from Geneva, Switzerland. Crop: Mihai P. In further developments from Munich, Moldovan Prime Minister Pavel Filip declared Moldova’s wish at the
Image by Egor Gribanov Working on one of my final stories as the Guardian and Observer’s Moscow correspondent, I took my seat at the Bolshoi
Image by Michael Lucan This year the Munich Security Conference seems to producing some interesting comments. In a stunning departure from his own Chancellor Angela
Image by High Contrast It finally happened… In accordance with an energy cooperation framework agreement signed in late January, Russia will have exclusive rights to