Sarah Hurst reviews ‘Between Two Fires’ by Joshua Yaffa

8 August 2022 By Sarah Hurst Sarah Hurst reviews Between Two Fires: Truth, Ambition and Compromise in Putin’s Russia by Joshua Yaffa (Granta, 2020) Paperback. 368pp. £9.99. ISBN 9781783783724. (Granta, London, 2020) Reading…

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Weekly Update [week-ending 29 July 2022]

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Aleksandr Podrabinek: The Tradition of Special Operations

30 July 2022 by Aleksandr Podrabinek Source: Vot-Tak.TV Eighty-five years ago, on 30 July 1937, the People's Commissar for Internal Affairs of the USSR, Nikolai Yezhov, signed Operational Order No.…

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OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 264: Riot police in the woods – or searching for “fake news”

30 July 2022 OVD-Info is a Moscow-based NGO that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here. To receive…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’ project: Sergei Mikhailov, publisher of the Altai newspaper Listok, is a political prisoner.

22 June 2022 In the middle of April Sergei Mikhailov was remanded in custody on charges of spreading ‘fake news’ about the Russian army. Source: 'Political Prisoners. Memorial' project The…

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