In the early 1930s, Poland was in a tight spot geographically. It was sandwiched between Germany and the Soviet Union.
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Overshadowed by Chernobyl and Fukushima, Russian power corporation tries to build PR ahead of constructing Turkey’s first nuclear power plant
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Missing soldier found after 33 years was living as a healer in Afghanistan. Tales of long-lost soldiers reemerging are to be found in Japan, the United States, and elsewhere.
Why do Russian elites seem to be suffering so many sleepless nights in Putin’s third term?
The largest private yacht in the world, the Eclipse, owned by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, remained at a pier in New York City this week.
A meteorite exploded over Russia’s Urals region on Friday, creating a impact wave that left around 1,000 people injured and blew out windows, Russia media reported.
Scores of migrant workers helping construction and building efforts for the Winter Olympics in Sochi are being exploited, a rights group said.
Russia experienced its worst year in terms of human rights in since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, a rights group said.