Jan 10, 2014

Six men in Russia found dead in volatile region

Six men are dead in a series of unexplained killings involving booby-trapped bombs in southern Russia, further heightening security fears ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in Sochi. Investigators were scrambling Thursday to find those responsible for the six bodies found Wednesday in four abandoned ...

Volgograd hit by second suicide bomb, sending toll past 30

Dec 30, 2013

Volgograd hit by second suicide bomb, sending toll past 30

A suicide bomber killed 14 people aboard an electric bus in the southern Russian city of Volgograd during the Monday morning rush hour, and authorities believe it was the work of the same group that set off a bomb at the railway station a ...

/ Mar 1, 2013

Today's take on Stalingrad

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In one of Moscow's central subway stations — Arbatskaya — the escalator leading up to the city exit ends in a spacious vestibule. On the front wall, a classic frame several meters high is covered with white plaster. It bears no image, and the ...