Pyotr Verzilov seriously ill and in hospital, members of the Pussy Riot protest band with whom he collaborated said, suggesting he may have been poisoned.
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Cyber-security professionals, journalists and key stakeholders discuss the development of norms around election influence and interference and lessons learned.
The United States is threatening automatic sanctions to deter Russia and any other current or future adversary from interfering in the country’s elections.
On Sunday, reportedly over a thousand Russians were arrested for illegally protesting against government plans for pension age adjustment.
Russian opposition leader Navalny detained in Moscow, two months after his release from prison for organizing protests against the government of President.
Hoover Institution discussed issues such as rise of Russia’s authoritarianism, communist China, and democracy prospects with former State chief executives.
Facebook and Twitter said they have removed hundreds of pages and accounts linked to Russia and Iran ahead of the 2018 midterm elections in the U.S.
Twitter has taken down 284 accounts originating from Iran. Facebook said it removed 254 Facebook pages and 116 Instagram accounts that originated in Iran. What’s the rapport with US Midterms?
Ukraine prosecutor general on Tuesday said, it had demanded 15-Year Sentence for Ousted President “Viktor Yanukovych for betraying his nation to Russia
A U.N. watchdog committee said Friday that torture is widely practiced throughout Russia and that perpetrators of these crimes are very rarely punished.