Articles by Ed Crowther



Pro-Kremlin Group Want Levada Pollster Investigated as 'Foreign Agent'

The pro-Kremlin УAnti-MaidanФ movement has written to RussiaТs Justice Ministry demanding that the independent pollster Levada Center be investigated as a Уforeign agent.Ф

U.S. To Offer Russia Extension To Nuclear Disarmament Treaty Ч Reports

The United States could offer Russia an extension to the New START nuclear disarmament treaty, taking the decision to renew the deal out of the hands of the next U.S. administration.

Russian Artist Pavlensky Stripped of Award Over Support for Police Killers

The Human Rights Foundation (HRF) has stripped radical political performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky of the Vaslav Havel prize, awarded to him in May, the Dozhd news website reported Friday.

Twitter Outcry After Russian Footballers' Champagne Party

Russian social media has reacted angrily to videos showing two of the country's footballers partying extravagantly in Monaco just days after the national team crashed out of the UEFA EURO 2016 tournament.