FPÖ calls for end of NATO transports and return to neutrality — RT DE

13 Aug 2022 11:23 am While social-democratic, green and left-wing parties across Europe are increasingly arguing bellicose, in Austria the FPÖ is using pithy words against warmongering and any form of participation by the Alpine country in the Russian-Ukrainian conflict. As the Vienna-based magazine Wochenblick reported this week, politicians from the Austrian Freedom Party (FPÖ) […]

Russophobic witch hunt over? Gergiev, Netrebko and Bolshoi stars return to global stage — RT EN

7 Aug 2022 10:14 p.m The witch hunt that the world political elite launched against Russian culture in February is apparently coming to an end. Russian artists seem to be welcome back on the world stage. Banished from many European and American opera houses, the opera diva Anna Netrebko is gradually returning to the stage. […]

Legendary Soviet shops return to Russia – but only for diplomats — RT DE

5 Aug 2022 10:39 p.m Duty-free shops for diplomats, their families and employees of international organizations are to open soon in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. Something similar already existed in Soviet times. The Russian government has decided to open two new specialty stores in Moscow and Saint Petersburg, which will sell alcohol, tobacco, candy, cosmetics, […]

Displaced Ukrainians gradually return to former war zones — RT EN

Thousands of Ukrainians who fled the hostilities are gradually returning to the front-line cities in both Ukrainian and Russian-held territories. People who fled the fighting in eastern and southern Ukraine are gradually returning to their homeland, both to cities and areas controlled by the Kiev government and to areas seized by Russian troops, reports said […]

Indigenous people demand return of their territories and block important roads — RT EN

Street barricades have been going on in Panama for about three weeks. One important reason is rising petrol prices. The protest actions organized by the trade unions are now being joined by indigenous people who are demanding that the government give back their territories. In Panama, indigenous organizations have blocked several sections of the Interamericana, […]

‘We have our pride’ – Russian violinists reject return to competition in Italy — RT EN

Because of the war in Ukraine, three Russian violinists were excluded from participating in a music competition in Italy. Shortly thereafter, however, those responsible withdrew their decision. But now the Russians don’t want to be there anymore. In May, the management of the competition in the Italian city of Gorizia, named after the famous conductor […]