Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev ordered the heads of Russia’s two largest banks — state-owned Sberbank and VTB Group — to report their income, expenses and assets as mandated by an anti-corruption law passed in 2012.… Continue Reading
Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny was convicted of libel Tuesday and could be sent to prison.
Navalny, 37, has been one of President Vladimir Putin’s most prominent critics.… Continue Reading
Russia’s leading anti-corruption activist is being put on trial for embezzlement — charges he and his supporters say are phony and intended to punish him for exposing government fraud.… Continue Reading
A correspondent sent word from Russia about Alexey Navalny — a lawyer, political activist, and popular blogger who campaigns against corruption inside Russian state-controlled companies.
He invests in the companies, attends their shareholder meetings, and never follows the script.… Continue Reading