iOS app Android app

Russia Anti Putin Protests

Thousands Of Anti-Putin Protesters March In Moscow

AP | Posted 02.03.2014 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — Several thousand protesters marched through central Moscow on Sunday to call for the release of 20 people who were arrested after clas...

PUSSY RIOT FEST

AP | IRINA TITOVA | Posted 09.10.2012 | World

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia -- A music festival to support jailed members of the Russian band Pussy Riot went forward despite official pressure to cancel i...

Russian Rights Groups Fear Crackdown

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2012 | World

By Nastassia Astrasheuskaya and Timothy Heritage MOSCOW, July 6 (Reuters) - Russia's lower house of parliament gave preliminary appro...

Russian Police Raid Protest Leaders' Homes

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 06.11.2012 | World

MOSCOW -- Russian investigators searched the apartments of several protest leaders Monday and called them in for questioning Tuesday, making it diffic...

He Understands Only One Language, The Language Of Force'

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 08.08.2012 | World

MOSCOW — Helmeted riot police round up hundreds of protesters, including some whose only apparent crime is wearing white ribbons of opposition. ...

80 Arrested At Russian Opposition Rallies

AP | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

MOSCOW -- Russian police have dispersed small anti-Kremlin rallies and detained several dozen protesters. Police said 80 people were detained in Mosc...

Police Uproot Russian Protest Camp

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 07.15.2012 | World

MOSCOW — Russian police arrested about 20 protesters on Wednesday night at a central Moscow square where demonstrators had moved after police up...

Putin's Troubled First Week In Office

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 07.12.2012 | World

MOSCOW -- Vladimir Putin appeared to shed tears of joy the night he won back the presidency in March. After less than a week in office, he may be temp...

200 Activists Occupy Moscow Plaza

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 07.11.2012 | World

MOSCOW — Some 200 activists are camping out in central Moscow to protest the election of Vladimir Putin and the arrest of two opposition leaders...

Putin Calls In The Riot Police

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2012 | World

By Timothy Heritage MOSCOW, March 6 (Reuters) - Russian opposition leaders accused Vladimir Putin of changing tactics to crack down on...

Tens Of Thousands Rally Against Putin

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 04.05.2012 | World

MOSCOW — Their frozen breath rising in the brutally frigid air, tens of thousands of protesters marched through downtown Moscow on Saturday to k...