Nadezhda Savchenko

Delfi Plius

The real reasons behind Russia’s recent restraint - and how long it is likely to last

With the NATO summit in Warsaw coming up in July, the rhetoric in many Western quarters is becoming shriller about the need to contain Russian aggression.

The Savchenko swap: Why did Putin really free Ukraine’s most famous pilot? (2)

Vladimir Putin ’s decision to pardon Nadezhda Savchenko was a purely pragmatic one. Left with no viable alternatives to freeing the Ukrainian pilot,...

Delfi Plius

Lithuania grants asylum to Russian opposition activist wanted by Kremlin

Lithuania has granted asylum to Russian opposition activist Irina Kalmykova who is wanted by the Kremlin .

Nuclear security and arms control are non-issues for Russia (1)

Russia ’s absence from the nuclear summit in Washington, DC, last week was entirely predictable and yet baffling.

Delfi Plius

Russian court rejects all requests by Savchenko's lawyers, Lithuanian diplomat says

A Russian court is rejecting almost all requests made by the defence lawyers of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, says a Lithuanian diplomat observing the...

Delfi Plius William Wilkes, Vanessa Dezem, Alexander Weber

Putinas stumia Vokietijos ekonomiką į kritinį tašką