Burning Streetcar in Krasnoyarsk

All the passengers were safely evacuated from a burning streetcar in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk. The tram driver received some burns but they are not life threatening.
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The Last Documents on Censorship in the USSR

For students/scholars who need official Soviet documents on censorship. They clearly show what the Soviet people were allowed to know about their own country.

President Putin Visits His Former KGB Boss

President Vladimir Putin has visited his former KGB boss, Lazar Matveyev, who turned 90.

Hitler Youth Hairstyle is Popular in Russia

Russian hairdressers - both men’s and women’s - offer their clients the trendiest style of the time: Hitlerjugend. The name sounds kind of inappropriate in...

Alley of Russian Rulers Gets New Arrivals

Peter the Great looks at the fresh arrivals to the alley of Russian rulers, a project sponsored by Russia's Military History Society with all...

Amber Diggers

Featured in the social media are numerous photos showing residents of Kmecha in Ukraine’s Rivno region digging for amber in the forest. The situation is...
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Chocolate Putin

A few years ago I saw Russian president Vladimir Putin immortalized in chocolate, and I'm still wondering who bought him and how they ate him.

Siberian Man Builds Fence With Skis

https://www.dailyskier.com/2017/06/06/russian-builds-fence-out-of-skis/

Moscow Metro Presented Opera in Elvish Language

Опера на эльфийском языке в метро в память об авторе "Сильмариллиона" и "Властелина колец" Джоне Толкине.

Last Confederate Statue in New Orleans Goes to Scrap Yard of...

The last Confederate statue has been dismantled in New Orleans and will be stored in a junk yard - until better times. https://youtu.be/ZeEzQ6hqw1U The war on monuments,...

Russia’s Embassy in London is Having Fun

The Russian embassy in London is making fun of the fear of Russian hackers, other stereotypes.

Putin’s New Puppy in the Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin embraced and kissed on the head an Alabai puppy presented to him in Sochi today by the president of Turkmenistan.Alabais...
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Mammoth Tusks Found in a Private Garden in Yakutia

El hombre estaba plantando patatas y al principio pensó que los dos marfiles en el suelo fueron raíces de árbol.

Rebel Militia Road Block

For sale in a Moscow department store: resin figures of the east Ukrainian armed militia manning a road block on the border line separating the rebel...