Yushchenko had been poisoned with dioxin during the campaign, most likely by allies of Moscow.
A self described anarchist, he inveighed against what he saw as the “constant run for money” in Moscow.
Moscow officials insist that the hospitals listed for closure lacked professional services and often stayed half empty.
Moscow officials suggested that the attack on the Russian embassy was a well-planned action.
Asians played a role in the Moscow street scene, and “of the three great human races, only black was rare.”
A lively anti-Semitic propaganda was carried on in Moscow and Petrograd, too, though it never reached the stage of a pogrom.
The one we visited at Moscow is said to receive annually upwards of 25,000 children.
Moscow was in despair: Tver insulted her and Chemiaki intrigued to get himself made prince.
I hope that here in Moscow no one will receive him, in spite of his money.
Michael besieged him in Moscow, and for a time there was peace.
Russian capital, named for Moskva River, of unknown origin. Moscow mule, vodka cocktail, attested from 1950.
Capital and largest city of Russia, located in the west-central region on the Moscow River; Russia's economic and cultural center.
Note: The Kremlin, Russia's political and administrative headquarters, is at the center of the city. Adjoining the Kremlin is Red Square.
Note: Its landmarks and institutions include the tomb of Lenin, the University of Moscow, Gorki Central Park, and the Bolshoi Ballet Theater.
Note: In 1991, hundreds of thousands of Muscovites, led by Boris Yeltsin, rallied against a coup that had overthrown reformist president Mikhail Gorbachev, resulting in the defeat of the coup plotters, the end of the communist system, and the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
Official name of the former Soviet Union.