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Friday

Thousands of people paid respects at Alexei Navalny's funeral in Moscow

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Supporters gather for Navalny funeral despite fears Russia will crack down

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Thursday

Georgia's ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili in the defendant's box for one of his court hearings at the city court of Tbilisi on Nov. 29, 2021. Irakli Gedenidze/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Was the Former President of Georgia Poisoned?

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Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers his annual state of the nation address in Moscow on Thursday. Alexander Nemenov/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Sunday

Alexei Navalny's body has been returned to his family

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Saturday

Russian President Vladimir Putin gets off a Tu-160M strategic bomber after a flight in Kazan, Russia, on Thursday. Dmitry Azarov/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP hide caption

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What lies ahead after two years of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

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Friday

People visit the graves of fallen soldiers in commemoration as citizens and families of Ukrainian servicemen who killed during Russia-Ukraine war, take part in a ceremony to honor the memory of fallen soldiers on the eve of the 2nd anniversary of the Russian-Ukrainian war, where 'rays of remembrance' are lit into the sky above the Lychakiv Cemetery in Lviv, Ukraine, February 23, 2024. Pavlo Palamarchuk/Anadolu via Getty Images hide caption

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The Russian Invasion of Ukraine, Two Years On

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Thursday

Georgia's aim to join the EU may depend on what happens to its jailed ex-president

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Monday

Yulia Navalnaya, wife of late Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, attends the Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany, on Feb. 16, on the day it was announced that Alexei Navalny had died. Kai Pfaffenbach/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Saturday

Opposition leader Alexei Navalny's supporters blame Putin for his death in prison

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Friday

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, his wife Yulia, opposition politician Lyubov Sobol and other demonstrators take part in a march in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov in downtown Moscow on February 29, 2020. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Outspoken Critic of Russia's Leader Dies in Prison

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Alexei Navalny, Russian opposition leader, dies in prison. He was 47

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Alexei Navalny is seen in 2012 behind the bars in a police van after he was detained during protests in Moscow a day after Vladimir Putin's inauguration. Sergey Ponomarev/AP hide caption

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Alexei Navalny, Russian politician who opposed Putin to the end, has died in prison

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Saturday

Russia and Ukraine exchange blame for a plane carrying Ukrainian prisoners being shot

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Wednesday

Traffic police officers block off a road near the crash site of the Russian Ilyushin Il-76 military transport plane outside the village of Yablonovo in Russia's Belgorod region on Wednesday. Stringer/Reuters hide caption

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Friday

Hundreds wait in the cold for Nutcracker tickets at Moscow's fabled Bolshoi Theater

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Not everyone who wants to see the Bolshoi's 'Nutcracker' will get a ticket

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Wednesday

(L-R) Actresses America Ferrera, Ariana Greenblatt, Issa Rae, Margot Robbie and director Greta Gerwig arrive for the world premiere of "Barbie" at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles in July of 2023. Michael Tran/Getty Images hide caption

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Russia's Battle With Western Culture Is No Match For Barbie

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Saturday

Despite Putin's grasp on re-election, an unlikely presidential hopeful takes a chance

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Tuesday

Ukraine isn't the only country partially occupied by Russia

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Monday

A look back at Putin's year

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Friday

A controversial exchange frees Russian convicts if they agree to fight in Ukraine

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