Assets owned by “Putinocrats”? It’s a secret.

Assets owned by “Putinocrats”? It’s a secret.

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 4 July 2017 Assets owned by “Putinocrats”? It’s a secret. Duma has passed, and President has promptly signed a new law that allows for classifying any information about the assets owned not only by top Russian officials and their families, but...
Demolition worth billions of dollars

Demolition worth billions of dollars

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 2 July 2017 Demolition worth billions of dollars Vladimir Putin has recently signed the law on the basis of which Moscow’s Soviet-era housing is set to be torn down starting in September. Since the very beginning, this idea has caused some...