Russia's State Duma has ratified Crimea's incorporation into the Russian Federation. In Kyiv, Ukrainian lawmakers could do little more than watch helplessly.
A Russian man has been arrested in Ukraine for the murder 13 years ago of a US journalist working for Forbes magazine in Moscow. Three people charged with Klebnikov's murder in 2006 were acquitted.
The Russian Duma has backed an amendment allowing media outlets to be designated as "foreign agents" if they receive funding from outside Russia. The move comes after Washington gave the same label to RT and Sputnik.
The crisis in Ukraine was the impetus for NATO to reinvent itself, but is the alliance sufficiently invested in resolving the conflict itself? No one will declare the Minsk Agreement dead, but it's hard to find a pulse.
Georgia has accused Russia of having occupied 20 percent of its territory. In an interview with DW's Zhanna Nemtsova, Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili talked about relations between the two countries.
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