Russia Archive

Russia May Change The Use Of Internet

Soon, Russia might have different laws for the Internet. A bill passed in the lower house of the Russian parliament (known as the State Duma) states that websites and apps will be required to store Russian citizens’ personal data on servers within the Federation itself. If the bill becomes a law, Russians will only be

Death Of A Local Politician Escalates Tension In Ukraine

The death of a Ukrainian politician has escalated tension with the acting president Oleksander Turchinov calling government forces to re-launch an offensive against pro-Russian rebels. “These crimes are being carried out with the full support and indulgence of the Russian Federation,” he said. “I call on the security agencies to re-launch and carry out effective

Russia Unlikely To Invade Ukraine: General

In what appears to be a policy of fear psychosis, Russia has staged tanks, fighter jets and an estimated 40,000 troops on its border with Ukraine. But they are hardly going to launch a conventional war because Russia is already achieving what it wants by causing chaos. That’s the read from a retired Army general.