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Russia Blog Roundup – 24 October

Since the summer I’ve been putting together roundups of my the most interesting blog posts I’ve read about Russia in the previous month. But, the problem with monthly roundups is that there are hundreds of...

Russia Blog Roundup – October

If you’ve not been keeping up with the Russia blogs recently, this is your chance to gorge yourself on some of the best writing about Russia you’ll see. This month’s roundup of Russia blogs is likely...

Putin gets a Tiger for his Birthday

Sometimes I think I’ve seen every bonkers story Russia has to throw at me.  Then I find out that someone has given Vladimir Putin a tiger cub for his 56th birthday. Old softie that Putin is, the tiger cub will be...

The Soviet bailout of Iceland

Following on from my post below about Russia’s bailout of Iceland, I found out today that Iceland has been bailed out of a tight economic corner by Russia before – well, to be more precise, by the Soviet...

Back to basics

If you’re reading this post on the Siberian Light site, rather than by RSS, you’ll notice things look a little different around here. The magazine format that I’ve been using for nearly a year now has...

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