Russian Journalist, Putin Critic Dies After Severe Beating

A prominent Russian journalist known for articles criticizing Russia’s government and President Vladimir Putin has died at a hospital in St. Petersburg after being severely beaten by unknown assailants. Read more

WJC Thanks Putin For ‘Combating Anti-Semitism’ In Russia

Moscow held its first international conference against anti-Semitism, and the WJC thanked Pres. Putin – but the Russians may have failed their first test. Read more

Suspect In Murder of KGB Agent Laughs off British Report

A Russian suspect in the murder of KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko is laughing off a British report implicating him by filming a television series based on the assassination. Read more