There is still skepticism about Russia's role and intentions in Syria. There have been persistent rumours over the past months of Russian soldiers fighting alongside Syrian troops. Now a Russian blogger says he has the pictures to prove it.
A group of Russian bloggers says they have proof that Russia is not only active in the skies, but on the ground in Syria as well. They base their investigation on photos published on social media. DW takes a closer look.
DW is working to promote greater freedom of speech around the world by raising awareness of the detention and intimidation of journalists, activists and bloggers.
Anton Nosik, the founder of one of Russia's first online news publications, has died of a suspected heart attack. He was honored by Kremlin critics and officials alike for pioneering the internet in Russia.
The US and Russian ambassadors at the UN engaged in a heated exchange over chemical weapons, attacks and aid in Syria. Russia claimed Turkey and Iran were working to ensure compliance with a ceasefire.
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