"Bring awareness to the many subtle sounds of nature - the rustling of leaves in the wind, raindrops falling, the humming of an insect, the first birdsong at dawn. Give yourself completely to the act of listening. Beyond the sounds there is something greater: a sacredness that cannot be understood through thought."
United Russia: Ekaterinburg Mayor, Yevgeny Roizman, Should Leave His Post
According to the first deputy head of United Russia,Otari Arshba, Roizman should not meddle in the investigation of Oleg Kinev, the city duma deputy, in allegedly killing a pensioner
European Court Orders Russia to Pay Opposition Politician $40,000
Facing Economic and Political Pressure, Where Does Russia Go From Here?
The European Court of Human Rights has ordered the Russian government to pay opposition leader Boris Nemtsov €28,500 (about $40,000) for detaining him at a protest rally in 2010.
Not since the Cold War has Moscow been subjected to such pressure from the West.