November 7, 2013 /
How does a small town in the middle of Siberia move forward when the biggest local employer shuts down? Baikalsk is one of hundreds of monotowns across Russia struggling to find an answer.
November 6, 2013
Monotowns, Russian cities dependent on dying industries, face an even more uncertain future now that Russia has joined the World Trade Organization.
November 4, 2013 /
Majority of Russians say that Lake Baikal should be the symbol of Russia. But in monotown Baikalsk hundreds of workers who lost their jobs this month say they feel cheated by Moscow.
October 17, 2013 /
Russian Reactors for Sale: The federation is aggressively selling reactors all over the world.
September 13, 2013 /
Brookings Institution | Up Front
Pulitzer Center's Marvin Kalb looks behind the current of Vladimir Putin's Op-Ed in The New York Times.
August 16, 2013 /
Residents of Teriberka, in Russia's far north, are weary of empty buildings and empty promises.
August 13, 2013
Do the Chinese really want to build a luxury resort and golf course in a remote corner of northern Iceland?
August 12, 2013 /
The Eskimos of Alaska and Russia share common heritage, customs and family ties—and thanks to new U.S./Russia initiatives are beginning to venture across the narrow Bering Strait.
August 9, 2013
Le Monde journalist Yves Eudes discusses his six-part reporting project on climate change in the Arctic.
August 7, 2013
Gregory Gilderman has reported on heroin addiction in the United States, but found a far more desperate situation in Russia.