A provincial governor in Russia's far east has been arrested on charges of involvement in multiple murders, officials said Thursday.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has called and spoken with the Taliban’s chief negotiator, a spokesman for the insurgents said Tuesday.
The Russian government is waking up to the reality of having to hand over $50 billion worth of assets to the former shareholders of oil giant Yukos, according to details that emerged in a U.S. court this week.
A Russian court sentenced an American executive to 16 years in prison on spying charges, drawing an angry response from the U.S. Secretary of State.
In a move that harks back to the Cold War, the Russian Navy is quietly developing a whole new category of submarines.
Russian President Vladimir Putin can be expected to face protests over his decision to push forward with a vote on constitutional amendments that could keep him in power until 2036.
Russia has deployed MiG-29 fighters to Libya to support Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National Army.
Rival factions in Libya’s civil war both claim that Russia has transferred six MiG-29 fighters and two Su-24 attack jets to Al Jufra airbase in central Libya.
Acknowledging that spheres of influence exist is but one hurdle to clear. Grappling with overlapping spheres is quite another matter.
Coronavirus cases are spiking from India to South Africa and Mexico in a clear indication the pandemic is far from over, while Russia and Brazil now sit behind only the United States in the number of reported infections.