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“At some point I felt a certain closeness to [Rasputin]. Both of my grandmothers were clairvoyants and hypnotists”

Can you guess who said?
A. Putin
B. Medvedev
C. Snowden
D. Depardieu

Find the answer here

“At some point I felt a certain closeness to [Rasputin]. Both of my grandmothers were clairvoyants and hypnotists”

Can you guess who said?

A. Putin

B. Medvedev

C. Snowden

D. Depardieu

Find the answer here

Putin’s open-ed in The New York Times was only one of the many topics popular this week on the Russian internet. Discover them all

Translation: Dear American people…

Putin’s open-ed in The New York Times was only one of the many topics popular this week on the Russian internet. Discover them all

Translation: Dear American people…

Some visual highlights from the Russian week

A laconic image of Russian President Vladimir Putin after he attended a ceremony in memory of his first judo coach, Anatoly Rakhlin in St.Petersburg, on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013.

Source: Konstantin Zavrazhin/RG

Some visual highlights from the Russian week

A laconic image of Russian President Vladimir Putin after he attended a ceremony in memory of his first judo coach, Anatoly Rakhlin in St.Petersburg, on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013.

Source: Konstantin Zavrazhin/RG

We know it, after seeing images of Putin’s fishing trip to Tyva  you cannot wait to go fishing in Russia too!

To make it a little easier, we put together a useful picture dictionary for you

Source: Natalia Mikhaylenko

We know it, after seeing images of Putin’s fishing trip to Tyva  you cannot wait to go fishing in Russia too!

To make it a little easier, we put together a useful picture dictionary for you

Source: Natalia Mikhaylenko

Putin and Medvedev spent the weekend together in Tyva, a Russian republic in southern Siberia. They fished, took videos with their iPhones and Instagrammed their adventures. 

Yet, some Internet users were suspicious. Find out why

Source: Twitter/@mashant

Putin and Medvedev spent the weekend together in Tyva, a Russian republic in southern Siberia. They fished, took videos with their iPhones and Instagrammed their adventures. 

Yet, some Internet users were suspicious. Find out why

Source: Twitter/@mashant

Russian President Vladimir Putin caught a 21-kilogram pike during a fishing trip in one of the national parks of Tyva

Source: ITAR-TASS

Russian President Vladimir Putin caught a 21-kilogram pike during a fishing trip in one of the national parks of Tyva

Source: ITAR-TASS

Uncanny parallels…

Follow how the narrative surrounding the Navalny trials and the ensuing protests in Moscow unfolded on social media with this special edition of Viral in Russia

Source: @EvgenyFeldman/@Navalny (via Twitter)

Uncanny parallels…

Follow how the narrative surrounding the Navalny trials and the ensuing protests in Moscow unfolded on social media with this special edition of Viral in Russia

Source: @EvgenyFeldman/@Navalny (via Twitter)