PTR - May 27, 2014
Russia has refused to ratify a key anti-corruption article in the UN constitution - arguing that doing so would only duplicate existing legislation, though critics say the country is just reluctant to deal with one of its biggest problems. Scandalous Russian politician Vladimir Zhirinovsky blames his rude behavior on drug intake. He recently insulted a journalist and this time he might have gone too far. 30 people were detained after Greenpeace activists in Holland have tried to stop a Gazprom drilling platform destined for the Arctic.