Why Media ‘Foreign Agents’ In Russia And The U.S. Are Not The Same Thing
In a May 13 briefing, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova stated that Russian requirements for “foreign agents” are a response to similar such regulations in the United States. We examined Zakharova’s remarks to pinpoint where the differences actually lie.
Trying to make sense of events and trends from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, and Central Asia that don't always have obvious explanations? Whether it's the debate over COVID-19 statistics or Central Asian debt to China, Current Time digital journalist Anna Shamanska and Current Time Asia correspondent Zhazgul Egemberdiyeva have got you covered.
The Moon Landing At 50: What's True, What's Fake?
2019 marked the 50th anniversary of the day U.S. astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Mike Collins became the first people to land on the moon. Anna Shamanska explains why the real story of July 20, 1969 is much more interesting than any conspiracy theory.