Uzbekistan is becoming the strong hub of Central Asia. A strong Central Asia can challenge the global strategies of Russia, China, Iran and extreme Islamism.
By Melik Kaylan, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 12 Apr 2021 17:30:28 -0400.
The special counsel scrutinizing the Russia inquiry, a Trump-era leftover, appears to be retreading ground that an inspector general explored in 2019.
Charlie Savage and Adam Goldman. New York Times. Mon, 12 Apr 2021 21:17:33 +0000.
The coordinator of a team of Daghestani activists associated with imprisoned Russian opposition politician Aleksei Navalny went incommunicado in the North Caucasus region on April 12, a day after he announced the inception of the group.
Radio Liberty. Mon, 12 Apr 2021 17:23:21 +0000.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken will join Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin for discussions at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, regarding Iran, Russia and Afghanistan, a top U.S. official said on ...
John Bowden. The Hill. Sun, 11 Apr 2021 19:58:08 +0000.
Seeking emergency help, the micronation turned to Russia for help, a batch of Sputnik V doses arrived and now the entire adult population expects to be inoculated by the end of May, write Chico Harlan and Stefano Pitrelli
Chico Harlan. The Independent. Sat, 10 Apr 2021 23:00:00 GMT.
Washington and key allies call on Russia to ease tensions following what they described as the biggest military buildup in the region since it seized Crimea in 2014
Voice of America. Fri, 09 Apr 2021 21:27:26 -0400.
MOSCOW (AP) - A Russian-U.S. trio of space travelers launched successfully Friday, heading for the International Space Station. ...
Vladimir Isachenkov. Washington Times. Fri, 09 Apr 2021 03:51:33 -0400.
The United States yesterday said it was in discussions with its Nato allies over Russia's military build-up near the Ukrainian border as fresh reports showed ballistic missiles arriving in the region.Jen Psaki, the White House ...
New Zealand Herald. Fri, 09 Apr 2021 13:00:00 +1200.
A lawyer for imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who has complained of serious back and leg pain in custody, said Wednesday that doctors have found him to be suffering from two spinal hernias.
Fox News. Thu, 08 Apr 2021 13:53:56 GMT.
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Europe and northern Asia. Russia is governed by a President, a
Premier, and a bicameral Federal Assembly. Its capital city is
Moscow, and its national currency is the Rouble. Russian is the
primary language used by Russians, and in 2020, Russia's estimated
population was 145,934,462.
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