Western sanctions on Russia have failed – opposition party founder — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Western sanctions on Russia have failed – opposition party founder — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link In the last two years, Russian export revenue has seen unprecedented growth, Grigory Yavlinsky has said Russian income from oil sales is booming, despite sanctions imposed by the West, Grigory Yavlinsky, the founder of Russia’s largest liberal political party, Yabloko, has said. Speaking at a two-day congress of the party on Saturday, Yavlinsky […]

Festival founder shunned for political views — RT Games & Culture

Festival founder shunned for political views — RT Games & Culture

Source link Grammy Award-winning conductor Justus Frantz has been snubbed by the organizers of the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival (SHMF) in Germany, an event he founded more than three decades ago, Bild reported on Saturday. The festival’s current management has chosen to stop collaborating with the maestro after he continued to work in Russia. In a […]

‘Pussy Riot’ founder admits giving ‘humanitarian aid’ cash to Ukrainian army — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

‘Pussy Riot’ founder admits giving ‘humanitarian aid’ cash to Ukrainian army — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link The activist Russia wants arrested for hate speech got pranked by comedians Vovan and Lexus Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, one of the founders of the feminist-punk band ‘Pussy Riot,’ admitted on Friday that she helped funds raised for humanitarian purposes find their way to the Ukrainian troops. Earlier in the week, the notorious Russian pranksters […]