Communications Department

Press Room News / Russia

“Masha the Cat” a hero for saving abandoned infant

  By Dave Andrusko Unlike most baby abandonment stories, this little boy was not a newborn but about 2 ½ months old, and showed no signs of abuse or neglect. But had it not been for a “corpulent” stray nicknamed “Masha the cat,” there is no doubt the infant would...

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Russian Parliament Passes New Limitations on Abortion

By Dave Andrusko The details are pretty sketchy, but the news is encouraging. The Russian parliament today took another step forward to reining in the number of abortions that are conservatively estimated at more than one million a year but (given how notoriously...

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