Google Maps ‘recognises’ Donbass Rebel Republic

luganskThe Russian version of Google Maps has this week been updated to include an East Ukraine breakaway republic as a separate part of the region. Continue reading “Google Maps ‘recognises’ Donbass Rebel Republic”

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Belarus takes steps to ‘de-Russify’ as fear of Russia grows

Belarusian dictator Lukashenko with Russian President Vladimir Putin show their nation's shared love of ice hockey
Belarusian dictator Lukashenko with Russian President Vladimir Putin show their nation’s shared love of ice hockey

Belarus has reportedly launched an initiative this week to ‘de-Russify’ areas of it’s culture following growing tensions between the Eastern European nation and neighbouring Russia. Continue reading “Belarus takes steps to ‘de-Russify’ as fear of Russia grows”