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Putin Extends Support to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew spoke on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin, who was visiting Ankara, and exchanged good wishes for Easter. The Russian president...

Russia, Turkey Deepen Strategic Ties with Nuclear Plant

Work has begun on a huge nuclear power plant in Turkey which could deepen strategic and political ties between Ankara and Moscow. Turkish leader Recep...

The Byzantine History of Putin’s Russian Empire

By Theodore Christou*, The Conversation Russian athletes were conspicuous in their neutral colours during this year’s Winter Olympics and Paralympics due to a ban based...

UK to Expel 23 Russian Diplomats Over Spy Case

Britain on Wednesday ordered the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats in retaliation for the poisoning of a former Russian spy on U.K. territory earlier...

Russia and Turkey to Launch First Nuclear Reactor in 2023

Russia and Turkey plan to launch the first reactor at Turkey’s Akkuyu nuclear power plant in 2023, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday. Speaking...

Ancient Greek Fortress Unearthed in Southern Russia

Archeologists have unearthed a fortress in Russia’s Krasnodar Region, which was supposedly founded by Greek colonists in the fifth century BC, head of the...

2017 and The Axis of Populism

By Eve Geroulis Vengeful, relentless and epochal 2016 continues to cast a shadow on the dawn of a new year. 2016 wasn’t merely a Black Swan, the...

‘Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greeks’ Exhibition in Moscow Displays Ancient Treasures

A bronze medal depicting a 2nd century BC bust of Athena Promachos is currently on display in the Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greeks...

One Hundred Greek Artists to Exhibit at St. Petersburg Museum

Important aspects of modern and contemporary art, which is inextricably linked to the concept of place as an aesthetic field, is the theme of...

Greek To Be Taught as Foreign Language in Russian Schools Starting January 1, 2017

According to sources, the Russian Minister of Education, Olga Vasilieva recently signed and approved the Greek language into the curriculum of Russian schools. Starting January...