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Currated list of articles by Russian authors in English
It is not easy to find texts from liberal Russian authors. Such communities tend to be a bit introverted, above all for historical and social reasons. This is the list of the most interesting texts about politics, culture and social issues created by Russian authors that we know about - in English.
It wasn't a relocation, it was an escape
I moved to the Czech Republic in 2013. There may be nothing special in my story, but thanks to that I am finally here. I graduated from ...
Norway suspends consideration of political asylum applications from Russians
The Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) has suspended the consideration of political asylum applications from Russian citizens, U...
Russians with tourist visas from any EU countries banned from entering Czechia starting 25 October
Russian nationals with valid Schengen visas issued by any member states of the European Union travelling for the purpose of tourism, spo...
Is it easy to get away from the regime?
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