Biography of the Author Julia Chapman

Julia Chapman

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  1. Russian vote on constitution could allow Putin to stay in office until 2036 | Video
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    Russian vote on constitution could allow Putin to stay in office until 2036 | Video

    Russia is voting on potential changes to the country's constitution, including a clause that would allow President Vladimir Putin to remain in ...
  2. COVID-19: Russia reopens ahead of Victory Day and Putin referendum | Video
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    COVID-19: Russia reopens ahead of Victory Day and Putin referendum | Video

    Moscow observed one of Europe's strictest lockdowns when the city became a COVID-19 hotspot. But the restrictions are quickly becoming a thing of ...
  3. Russia races to clean up massive oil spill in northern Siberia | Video
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    Russia races to clean up massive oil spill in northern Siberia | Video

    In late May, about 15,000 metric tons of oil leaked into a river in Siberia when a power plant was damaged - one of the worst oil spills the ...
  4. Putin’s COVID-19 response angers healthcare workers in Russia | Video
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    Putin’s COVID-19 response angers healthcare workers in Russia | Video

    Facing inadequate COVID-19 protections and payouts promised by President Vladimir Putin that have not materialised, Russia's healthcare workers ...
  5. COVID-19: Russian flower industry badly hit by stay-at-home orders | Video
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    COVID-19: Russian flower industry badly hit by stay-at-home orders | Video

    The flower industry in Russia is one of the worst affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, with demand almost entirely wiped out. Julia Chapman reports.
  6. Fitness centres struggle as COVID-19 lockdown continues in Russia | Video
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    Fitness centres struggle as COVID-19 lockdown continues in Russia | Video

    Gyms in Moscow have been closed since late March and many are struggling as Russia's lockdown continues. Many fitness centres have moved their ...
  7. COVID-19 forces delay of referendum set to keep Russia's Putin in power | Video
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    COVID-19 forces delay of referendum set to keep Russia's Putin in power | Video

    Under new changes to the constitution, Russia's Vladimir Putin could run the country for another 16 years. But the referendum that cwould confirm ...
  8. Uzbekistan, home to thriving Korean community | Video
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    Uzbekistan, home to thriving Korean community | Video

    Uzbekistan is home to one of the world’s largest Korean communities. Their ancestors were deported to the Central Asian country during the era of ...
  9. Tashkent’s construction boom spurs fear of eviction | Video
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    Tashkent’s construction boom spurs fear of eviction | Video

    As Uzbekistan embarks on an ambitious series of reforms, the country is undergoing dramatic changes. Construction is booming in the capital ...
  10. Uzbekistan holds first legislative polls under pro-reform leader | Video
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    Uzbekistan holds first legislative polls under pro-reform leader | Video

    Uzbekistan has undergone radical changes since the death of dictator Islam Karimov, who led the country from the late Soviet era until 2016. The ...