Thursday, May 19, 2022

Russia

Biden’s US-Russian Prisoner Swap: What About Brittney Griner And Paul Whelan?

The Biden administration participated in a prisoner swap with Russia last week involving the exchange of a convicted Russian drug smuggler.

State Dept: Update On WBNA Star Brittney Griner’s Detention In Russia

The Phoenix Mercury star was arrested at the airport in Moscow on Feb. 17 for allegedly having cannabis oil in her suitcase.

US State Dept. Demanding Russia Provide Access To Detained WNBA Star Brittney Griner

The State Department's insistence that Russia provide access to Griner marks a definite change in tone.

EXCLUSIVE: Curaleaf’s Boris Jordan Responds To Russia-Related Allegations

Boris Jordan, a U.S.-born American citizen, was accused of having financial ties to Russian companies and oligarchs.

5 NATO Countries That Support Cannabis Legalization

These five countries in NATO are leading the way to legalizing marijuana on a country-wide level.

Why Marijuana Is Still Illegal In Russia And Ukraine

Given the prevalence of alcohol in both Russia and Ukraine, marijuana is still taboo and very illegal in both countries. Here's why.

Selfie Craze In Toxic Siberian Lake Alarms Authorities

Police have had to increase the security on the Siberian Maldives toxic reservoir because tourists are sneaking in to take pictures of the artificial lake.

World Health Organization Recommends Rescheduling Marijuana

For decades the plant has been wrapped up in international drug control conventions as one of the most dangerous drugs in the world.
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