Russia Reform Monitor No. 2361

January 21, 2020 Margot van Loon

Police brutality against migrant workers spikes;
Memorial receives its 19th fine;
The Avangard deploys;
UN victory paves the way for greater cyber-repression;
U.S. assistance makes Russia safer

Russia Reform Monitor No. 2360

January 15, 2020 Margot van Loon

Senate levels new Russia sanctions;
Navalny staffer kidnapped;
RUNET's first success?;
Welcome to the Russo-British media war;
Discontent in the Orthodox ranks

Russia Reform Monitor No. 2359

January 13, 2020 Margot van Loon

No breakthrough after Lavrov visit;
Moscow backs breathing room for Pyongyang;
Regional HIV crisis offers drug runners an opportunity;
Putin's constitutional plans;
Prison nightmare continues for Israeli-American tourist

Russia Reform Monitor No. 2358

January 7, 2020 Margot van Loon

Crackdown on Jehovah's witnesses continues;
Studying abroad: The newest "undesirable" activity?
Another incentive for Africa?
US/EU image improves among Russians;
A shooting at the Lubyanka

Russia Reform Monitor No. 2357

January 3, 2020 Margot van Loon

Surprise legal victory for Russian blogger;
Putin and Zelensky meeting labeled a draw;
Disaster on Russia's lone aircraft carrier;
Russia-Germany dispute escalates;
A new record in population decline