One of Russia’s most respected independent journalists, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Dmitry Muratov, will file a lawsuit challenging the Kremlin’s recent decision to brand him a “foreign agent“, Muratov’s newspaper, Novaya Gazeta, said on Monday. At Muratov’s own request, he will temporarily step down as Novaya Gazeta’s editor-in-chief while heContinue Reading

KYIV: Two people were hospitalized following a 3½-hour Russian drone barrage against port infrastructure in Ukraine’s Odesa region on Sunday, officials said. The attack comes a day before Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to meet with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan to discuss the resumption of food shipmentsContinue Reading