Russian senators threaten foreign media clampdown

A bill in the upper chamber of Russia’s parliament would force foreign media outlets broadcasting in Russian to register as foreign agents, opening them up to increased scrutiny and possible closure, The Moscow Times reports.   Read original...

Bosnian Serbs plan Russian Memorial in Srebrenica

In a move that will stoke tensions in the region, a Bosnian Serb organization plans to install a memorial to former Russian ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin in the town of Srebrenica, Balkan Insight reports. Churkin vetoed the 2005 UN resolution on classifying the...