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Georgian Bar Prohibited Entry to Russians Recognizing Donbass Republics and Banned Russian Language

Dedaena Bar in Tbilisi has introduced a questionnaire with Russophobic points that is mandatory for visitors from Russia. Those who want to come to the bar will have to agree with the statements that “Crimea is Ukrainian, like other disputed territories,” and “Abkhazia and the Tskhinvali region are Georgian,” and also condemn the special operation

Polish Prime Minister Voices Calls to Destroy ‘Russian World’

Polish Prime Minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, has declared his desire to destroy the “Russian World”, which he called a “monstrous new ideology.” The politician expressed his opinion in a column for The Telegraph. Russian officials condemned such extremist statements and called them “quintessence of the hatred of the Russians.”   Moraewiecki claimed in The Telegraph that “Putin’s

Fun | Sports  | 11.05.22

Wimbledon May Be Deprived Rating Points for Suspension of Russians

The Players’ Council of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) wanted to deprive Wimbledon of rating points for the suspension of Russian and Belarusian athletes.  It is noted that, in addition to Wimbledon, other tournaments in the UK may lose ranking points. The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) is ready to join this initiative. According to

German Restaurant Announced Russian Visitors ‘Unwelcomed’

The restaurant in Bietigheim-Bissingen “Traube Bietigheim” has restricted entry for Russian citizens. The owner of the restaurant said that visitors with a Russian passport are not allowed to enter the restaurant.  The owner admitted that ordinary citizens are not to blame for the government’s decisions, though, according to him, “it’s time to take some step.”

Russian Students Expelled From European Universities

Russian students began to be expelled from European universities because of the situation in Ukraine. This was announced on her Instagram account by the Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova.  The Ombudsman stressed that unprecedented measures are being taken to protect the rights of Russian students who are excluded from universities in France,

Russian Delegation at PACE Experienced ‘Vaccine Discrimination’   

The Russian Foreign Ministry qualified as discriminatory the restrictions on the Russian delegation’s attendance of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) autumn session because of the EU’s non-recognition of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, Sputnik reports.   Last week, Russian senior lawmaker Pyotr Tolstoy who heads the delegation confirmed that the delegation would

Insight | Around Russia  | 15.06.21

Experts Revealed Russians’ Attitude Towards People With Cancer

Specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) conducted a study and presented the results demonstrating the attitude of Russians towards people who have had cancer.   According to the results of the study, most of the respondents personally know those who have been diagnosed with cancer. In particular, 54 per cent claimed that such

Recommended | Insight | Around Russia  | 20.03.20

Russian Government Protected Elderly People from Discrimination

Russian President, Vladimir Putin, signed a law on fines for discrimination against people with disabilities and the elderly, the official Internet portal of legal information reports.  According to the document, amendments are made, according to which for refusal to provide services for elderly people and people with disabilities, will be charged a fine in the