Back in the anti-Putin hockey player’s homeland, the sports world is reacting with caution to the assault allegations against the NHL star by a Kremlin-supporting coach.
“This is catastrophic for Putin.”
National Guard chief Viktor Zolotov was deadly serious. But a lot of Russians think it’s simply hilarious.
“I simply challenge you to a duel — in the ring, on the judo mat, wherever.”
“I don't really understand why drinking vodka in enormous quantities is seen as normal in our country, but using marijuana is not.”
Turns out Alexei Navalny's YouTube channel has some powerful viewers in Washington: Republican senators.
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VICE News attended the site of Boris Nemtsov’s death shortly after the incident and spoke to those still coming to terms with the murder of the beloved opposition leader.
Even before the Crimean parliament voted today to become a part of Russia, Vladimir Putin had won. The West's only option now is to do some diplomatic cleanup.