Vladmir Putin Went Deep-Sea Diving in a Miniature Submarine Off the Crimean Coast
Monday's submarine stunt in Crimea has been widely interpreted as a bid by Putin to flex his political as well as actual muscles in the wake of Russia's annexation of the southern peninsula last year.
Russia Sentenced an Opposition Leader's Brother to a Labor Camp and It's Already Backfiring
This is likely to prove counter-productive—vindictive enough to anger Alexei Navalny, but not enough to silence him.
Crimea: March of the Tatars
Since the Tatars returned to Crimea during the fall of the Soviet Union, they've lived relatively peaceful lives under Ukrainian rule, but since Russia annexed Crimea, the community has worried that history may repeat itself.