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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Where’s Vladimir?

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There he is.

The president of Europe┬┤s bully of a big brother was not seen for ten days. You have probably read uncountable amount of news about it, heard all the possible and impossible theories and perhaps even discussed his disappearance yourself with your friends behind a nice bottle of beer. So what ever happened to The Big Vlad? Continue reading “Where’s Vladimir?”

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”