(1) Ryzhkov on Neo-Soviet Russia
(2) First Iran, Now Burma/Myanmar
(3) Ouch, This One's Gotta Sting a Bit
(4) Rice On Echo Moskvy
(5) Lifting the Veil: Details on a Putin Cabinet Meeting
NOTE: Check out The Other Russia's new website in English! They announce their next march is for today in Samara: "Dissenters' March in Samara on Friday, May 18. The crackdown continues against Other Russia activists prior to the event. The march begins at 17:00 local time, 16:00 Moscow time, 12:00 GMT."