I left the USSR in 1991. Going back showed that Cold War stereotypes don't fade -- even with time.
The produce might be safe, but lingering radiation fears keep customers away.
The country's "sweet" oil reserves have a disproportionate effect on world supplies and European economies
The Chernobyl disaster, 25 years ago today, caused global fallout and panic, but many of the most difficult decisions were made by the individual families affected by the explosion