Pavel Borodin, the former Kremlin property manager and current state secretary of the Union of Russia and Belarus, is not complaining about the conditions at a Brooklyn prison where he is currently held. According to Interfax news agency, Mr. Borodin called his aides yesterday asking primarily of in the results of the Moscow session of the Union's Council of Ministers. "Borodin was in an energetic mood," his aides are quoted as saying, "he even tried to raise our spirits over the phone." The aides also said that Mr. Borodin told them he played chess with his guard, and that he called his family daily.
Ukrainians are fleeing the cities that could be taken by the Russian army. Apartment prices have already dropped by as much as 50 percent in Kharkiv. Housing sales have increased in Odessa as well, even if compared to 2022