MOSCOW (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday (Nov 11) told the European Union to start talking to Belarus if it wants to resolve…View More Putin tells Merkel EU should 'restore contacts' with Belarus to solve border migrant crisis
MOSCOW (BLOOMBERG) – After years of publicly dismissing climate change President Vladimir Putin is finally prodding officials to take the threat it poses to Russia’s…View More How Putin's advisers convinced him to take climate risks seriously
MOSCOW (AFP) – Russia on Monday (Oct 4) dismissed revelations leaked in the Pandora Papers as “unsubstantiated claims” after an investigation by a media consortium…View More Kremlin dismisses Pandora Papers as 'unsubstantiated'
MOSCOW (REUTERS) – Russians vote on Sunday (Sept 19) in the final stretch of a three-day parliamentary election that the ruling party is expected to…View More Pro-Putin party heads for Russian election win after Navalny clampdown
MOSCOW (REUTERS) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday (Aug 20) used her final official visit to Russia to tell President Vladimir Putin to free…View More Merkel, Putin clash over Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on her last trip to Russia
NEW YORK (AFP) – Banished at the start of the pandemic, the handshake is making something of a comeback, thanks to vaccinations and the lifting…View More The handshake after Covid-19: Good riddance, or welcome back?
GENEVA (NYTIMES) – A chaotic scrum between American and Russian reporters erupted Wednesday (June 16) before closed-door meetings between US President Joe Biden and President…View More Shoving match by journalists as Biden-Putin talks start
GENEVA (BLOOMBERG) – The US and Russia will return their ambassadors to their posts and have agreed to hold talks on arms control, cyber-security and…View More Putin says US and Russia will return ambassadors, following summit with Biden
Russia is reportedly preparing to launch its first stealth warship, the Mercury naval corvette. Long plagued by production delays, Russian Navy project 20386 is expected…View More Russia preparing to launch first stealth warship with ‘excessive’ weaponry
A new arms rase of artificially-intelligent weapons is already under way, warns Germany's foreign minister, and it could spill over into a “flash war” that…View More Warning AI arms race already under way with winner becoming ‘ruler of the world’
MOSCOW (REUTERS) – The United States and Russian national security advisers held wide-ranging talks on Monday (May 24) in what both sides described as an…View More Russian, US security chiefs meet in Geneva in push for summit: Russian state media
MOSCOW (REUTERS) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday (April 21) he wanted Russia’s total net greenhouse gas emissions to be less than the European…View More Putin calls for Russian greenhouse gas emissions to be lower than the EU's
BRUSSELS (REUTERS) – Russia must allow Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, who his allies say is in a critical health condition in prison, to have access…View More Kremlin critic Navalny must receive medical aid, EU tells Russia
WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – US President Joe Biden delivered on a vow to punish Russia for misconduct that he says went ignored under his predecessor. But…View More Biden's Russia sanctions leave some wiggle room for diplomacy