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Putin's Russia 'is not an empire' despite Crimea annexation

Historian Martin Aust sat down with DW to discuss Russia's imperial heritage and the annexation of Crimea. He also offered predictions about life in the country if and when President Vladimir Putin ul...

Putin's Russia 'is not an empire' despite Crimea annexation

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Poland wants sanctions against Russia over Crimea to continue President Andrzej Duda said on Saturday that Poland saw a need to maintain Western sanctions against Russia over its 2014 annexation of the Crimea reg...
14:32, 08/31/2019

Russia has tripled military presence in Crimea for 'possible offensive operations' against Ukraine, says intel report Russia has nearly tripled its military manpower in Crimea since illegally annexing the peninsula in 2014, an intelligence report says, in preparation ...
09:48, 08/08/2019

Russia denounces Netanyahu's West Bank annexation plan Moscow says proposal could increase regional tensions, as Israeli PM meets PutinIsraeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu flies into Sochi on Thursday...
13:17, 09/12/2019

U.S. still strongly supports Ukraine's Crimea claim: Pence U.S. Vice President Mike Pence reassured Ukraine on Sunday that Washington continues to back its claim for Crimea, which was annexed by Russia in 201...
23:32, 09/01/2019

GitHub is reportedly blocking access to its site for users in places like Crimea and Iran, which are under US sanctions (MSFT) Microsoft GitHub has reportedly begun restricting access to its service for people who live in areas under US trade sanctions. A programmer in the Ru...
00:48, 07/29/2019

'You will never break our will': Palestinians to Netanyahu after annexation pledge Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minist...
04:00, 09/12/2019

| Israel's Netanyahu faces criticism over annexation plan Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's pre-election pledge to annex the West Bank's Jordan Valley drew praise from right-wing allies Wednesday, b...
17:02, 09/13/2019

'You will never break our will,' Palestinians tell Netanyahu after Jordan Valley annexation pledge Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minist...
16:32, 09/11/2019

Turkey says Israel becoming 'racist, apartheid regime' with annexation plan Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's announcement of his intention to annex areas of the West Bank following next week's elections shows Israel...
16:01, 09/15/2019

Netanyahu Keeps Plans on West Bank Annexation Close to His Chest A key question hanging over Benjamin Netanyahu’s re-election campaign is whether he will fulfil an apparent pledge to annex part of the occupied...
20:48, 07/11/2019

U.S. envoy, in interview, does not rule out Israeli annexation in West Bank The U.S. ambassador to Israel did not rule out an Israeli move to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, land that the Palestinians seek for a state, ...
00:16, 06/09/2019

‘Less Space to Breathe.’ How Palestinians Are Responding to Netanyahu’s West Bank Annexation Plans On a chilly April evening, several elderly Palestinian men sat in a smoke-filled downtown Ramallah cafe watching the news. The anchor on the enormous ...
15:48, 09/13/2019

City council votes to reject annexation of proposed development at edge of Catalina Foothills TUCSON – Dozens of people packed a Tucson City Council meeting Wednesday night, voicing their displeasure over a possible development project in...
08:16, 09/05/2019

‘Empire’ to End After Next Season In a surprise announcement Monday, Fox said the show’s sixth season would be its last, months after Jussie Smollett was at the center of a national co...
15:32, 05/13/2019

Fox's 'Empire' Will End After Season 6 Fox’s “Empire” will end after the coming sixth season. The announcement caps months of speculation after the arrest of actor Jussie Smollett, who was ...
06:32, 05/14/2019

Pompeo will meet with Russia's Putin, Lavrov during visit to Russia U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to Russia on May 12-14, where he will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Foreign M...
15:32, 05/10/2019

How Russia (yes, Russia) plans to land cosmonauts on the Moon by 2030 Rockets for the Moon: developmental new vehicles (payload capacity to LEO in metric tons), including various Angara rockets, the Soyuz 5 booster, and ...
02:16, 05/29/2019

Russia to suspend Georgian airlines flights to Russia from July 8 Russia will suspend passenger flights of Georgian airlines to Russia, the Transport Ministry said on Saturday following an outbreak of unrest in Tbili...
18:00, 06/22/2019

The incredible shrinking empire Japan’s new emperor, Naruhito, has slightly more subjects than his father Akihito had back in 1989, but it was during the latter’s reign that demograp...
15:32, 05/04/2019

'Empire of Sin' looks like a new-school 'Mob Rule' It's been 20 years since Mob Rule, the organized crime real-time strategy game. Despite a few efforts like Omerta - City of Gangsters, Gangsters ...
05:00, 06/15/2019

Fendi, the Legacy of Empire — and Lagerfeld The couture show at the Temple of Venus and Rome was a fitting homage to just how much the designer gave the house, and a step into an unknown future....
14:00, 07/05/2019

Beyond the 50 states: Exploring America's empire Want to see America beyond the 50 states? From Guam to Puerto Rico, check out the fabulous travel opportunities in US territories. (And you'll love th...
22:16, 07/02/2019

The Rise and Demise of the Seleucid Empire The Seleucid Empire was a Hellenistic state that existed between the 4th and 1st centuries BC. It was established by Seleucus I Nicator ...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Jay-Z Is Officially a Billionaire: Inside His Empire It's official: Jay-Z is a billionaire! The 49-year-old Grammy winner has become the first hip-hop artist to reach this major money milestone, accordi...
20:32, 06/03/2019

Stop the music: Empire to end after season 6 After five seasons of power grabs, inexplicable kidnappings, and Cookie Lyon’s endless parade of fur coats, Fox has announced that Empire’s upcoming s...
17:32, 05/13/2019

Will Jussie Smollett Ever Return to Empire? When Fox renewed Empire for a sixth season, the network and production company behind the show quickly made it clear embattled star Jussie Smollett wo...
16:16, 05/09/2019

| Running to the top of the Empire State building It's the oldest race of its kind in the world. A run up the stairs to the top of the Empire State building in New York draws competitors from around t...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Empire High falls to Centennial in 5A playoffs PHOENIX, AZ – Empire High School’s softball team has had an amazing run at 5A since jumping up from being 3A state champs in 2017. But on ...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Airbus A300: Plane that launched an empire Take a look at the fascinating history of the Airbus A300, the plane that launched an aviation empire and challenged American dominance of commercial ...
11:48, 06/01/2019

Fox renews 'Empire' without Jussie Smollett's character U.S. television network Fox on Tuesday renewed drama series "Empire" for a sixth season but said there were no plans to bring back the character playe...
01:00, 05/01/2019

Explaining the Fall of the Great Akkadian Empire The Akkadian Empire was an ancient empire that existed towards the end of the 3rd millennium BC. This was the first empire in Mesopotamia, and some co...
21:00, 05/07/2019

Inside Giada De Laurentiis' $30 Million Empire Giada De Laurentiis had no intention of entering into the family business of show. By now, it's hard to imagine the Italian-born granddaughter of fam...
04:16, 08/23/2019

'Empire of Sin' is John Romero's new strategy game The godfather of first person shooters, John Romero, is back -- with a strategy game. Empire of Sin showed up on Nintendo's E3 livestream, full o...
00:16, 06/12/2019

Amazon's Shipping Empire Rivals UPS, FedEx Amazon’s recent breakup with shipping partner FedEx illustrates how far the e-commerce giant has come in creating its own delivery network. Here is a ...
14:32, 08/29/2019

Impossible Foods’ rising empire of almost-meat This April Fools' Day, Impossible Foods was behind a prank video. Customers in a St Louis branch of Burger King were surreptitiously filmed eatin...
19:00, 05/19/2019

Empire State has some of the lowest beer taxes in US Summer’s here, so it’s the perfect time to crack open a nice cold beer here in the Big Apple. Indeed, most of us can afford to have a lot of cold ones...
08:48, 06/16/2019

The Empire Had A Cocktail Party, No Rebels Allowed In cosplay circles, just as in cinematic ones, it can sometimes feel like the Rebels have all the fun. So at this year’s Star Wars Celebration in Chic...
03:32, 05/03/2019

Another “Empire” actor arrested, but on traffic offense CHICAGO (AP) — Another “Empire” actor has been arrested in Chicago, but this time on a traffic-related offense. Police spokeswoman Karie J...
19:48, 06/17/2019

Warren Buffett's Empire, in 194,300 Square Feet The billionaire’s vast conglomerate includes everything from candy and carpets to railroads and running shoes. This weekend, they’re all under one roo...
15:48, 05/02/2019

How Did the Songhai Empire Dominate West Africa? The Songhai Empire dominated West Africa between the 15th and 16th centuries. This empire was a successor state of the powerful, centuries-long Mali E...
13:48, 05/02/2019

How Amazon's Shipping Empire Is Challenging UPS and FedEx Amazon’s recent breakup with shipping partner FedEx illustrates how far the e-commerce giant has come in creating its own delivery network. Here is a ...
11:32, 08/30/2019

All the gear you need to build a game-streaming empire You've been watching Tfue, AnneMunition, Ninja and Pokimane, studying their habits and on-air setups -- cameras on faces and keyboards, friendly ...
20:48, 07/24/2019

Would tracing the history of my family’s J Lyons empire be my cup of tea? I discovered deeds of great bravery – as well as things to be ashamed of. But learning about my ancestors’ remarkable achievements has given my own li...
19:16, 09/07/2019

Green to unveil revamp of Topshop empire The high street tycoon Sir Philip Green is to launch a make-or-break revamp of his Topshop empire that could see landlords handed a shareholding of mo...
19:16, 05/22/2019

‘Empire’ will go 1 more season, Smollett’s future is unclear NEW YORK (AP) — The Fox network says “Empire” will be back this fall for its final season. But Fox executives in announcing the 2019-20 se...
17:32, 05/13/2019

Why Chinese real estate empire lost $5B Billions of dollars were wiped off the value of a Shanghai real estate empire this week after its founder was detained by Chinese police, reportedly o...
00:16, 07/06/2019

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency Volkswagen has abandoned its decades-old obsession with empire building and no-expense-spared engineering to free up resources for the development an...
03:48, 09/14/2019

The Londoner: Corbyn son grows his hemp empire Tommy Corbyn hopes hemp will help Brexit | Nish Kumar's personal fatberg troubles | Greta Thunberg practices on her yacht | Extinction Rebellion join ...
18:32, 08/13/2019

Tom Holland Still Hasn't Seen Empire Strikes Back, Somehow From Lego Death Stars to name dropping those “walker-thingies,” it’s clear the Peter Parker of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a bit of a Star Wars n...
04:32, 05/11/2019

What Will Happen to Jussie Smollett's Jamal on Empire? The saga of Jussie Smollett is over for Fox. For now? At the 2019 Television Critics Association summer press tour, Charlie Collier, CEO of Fox Enter...
23:48, 08/07/2019

Jussie Smollett’s Future on ‘Empire’ Is in Doubt Though it did not shut the door, Fox said on Tuesday that there were no plans to bring back Smollett, who was accused of faking a hate crime attack be...
02:00, 05/01/2019

The Fierce Amorites and the First King of the Babylonian Empire The Amorites, also called Amurru or Martu, were an ancient Semitic-speaking people who dominated the history of Mesopotamia, Syria, and Palestine from...
01:16, 07/27/2019

Jussie Smollett will not return to ‘Empire’ for next season Fox Entertainment says Jussie Smollett will not return to “Empire” in the wake of allegations by Chicago officials the actor lied about a racially mot...
01:16, 05/01/2019

Fox's Empire Ending With Season 6 Full of "Shocking Surprises" Empire is coming to an end. The Fox drama will end with the upcoming sixth and final season. Starting Tuesdays this fall, the musical series will mov...
15:16, 05/13/2019

Topkapi – A Palace of Dreams and Tears from the Ottoman Empire The palace of Topkapi near the Bosphorus strait witnessed the greatest glories and the most heartbreaking tragedies in the history of the Ottoman Empi...
01:00, 05/04/2019

Study of Ceramics Provides New Thinking on Origins of First Peruvian Empire The Andean nation of Peru has been the home of many important pre-Columbian societies. But their origins and development still holds many questions. ...
20:16, 05/22/2019

The End of the Huns: The Death of Attila and the Fall of the Hunnic Empire Attila the Hun was also known as Flagellum Dei, which means the ‘Scourge of God.’ With him at the lead, the Huns were one of the biggest threats faced...
23:32, 05/13/2019

Jaguar Woes Add To Challenges For India's Most Indebted Empire Although Jaguar posted a net income of 119 million pounds ($151 million) this week, debt at owner Tata Motors Ltd. has grown to almost $14 billion, as...
13:16, 05/22/2019

Baptisms at practice: How college football became a Christian empire Dabo Swinney’s faith has aided in the recruiting that’s made Clemson a college football powerhouse, while drawing the ire of groups that say he runs a...
12:32, 09/18/2019

SoftBank's Bid to Build a Solar-Power Empire Founders Investor Masayoshi Son sought deals of immense scale in Saudi Arabia, India and beyond to tackle one of the world’s toughest energy challenges. So far...
04:16, 08/11/2019

Lee Daniels says Jussie Smollett will not return to Empire, but some insiders are less sure In April, Fox renewed Empire for a sixth season, with the network specifically noting that there were no plans for Jussie Smollett to appear in the se...
02:32, 06/05/2019

A Millennium of Glory: The Rise and Fall of the Byzantine Empire Late antiquity was one of the most dramatic periods in our history – a turbulent time in which nations and peoples rose and fell, vying for power and ...
03:32, 07/20/2019

Actor Jussie Smollett not returning to 'Empire,' TV creator says Jussie Smollett will not be returning to U.S. television series "Empire", the show's creator says, marking the first public confirmation that the acto...
20:00, 06/05/2019

'No plans' for Jussie Smollett Empire return after 'attack' Actor Jussie Smollett is not set to return to US TV drama Empire for its next season after being accused of staging a racist and homophobic attack on ...
17:32, 05/01/2019

Blackstone Starts Selling Out of Home-Rental Empire The private-equity firm late Tuesday sold more than $1 billion of shares of Invitation Homes, the giant single-family home landlord it launched follow...
00:32, 05/30/2019

How 9 People Built an Illegal $5M Airbnb Empire in New York City officials say the network converted residential units in 36 buildings, earning more than $5 million for booking 24,330 rooms and housing 63,873 g...
15:32, 06/24/2019

A 'miracle' healing gel, a cult-like following, and a fiercely protected empire Self described ‘gellers’ tout Somaderm as a double-barreled miracle elixir: a gold mine and a fountain of youth. But past users have reported alarming...
17:16, 05/01/2019

Empire's Serayah Reveals Her Kiehl's Skincare Essentials We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items ...
16:48, 08/09/2019

Martin Sorrell Wants to Build a New Ad Empire. Please Don’t Call It Revenge. Mr. Sorrell quit WPP, the advertising colossus he built from scratch, amid an “allegation of personal misconduct” that was never proved. Now, at 74, h...
12:32, 07/01/2019

Varangian Guard: Bodyguards and Berserkers of the Byzantine Empire The tale of the Varangians continues in its prime in the form of the Varangian Guard, a prominent and selective Byzantine army arising in the tenth ce...
01:16, 06/21/2019

UPDATE 2-Fox renews 'Empire' without Jussie Smollett's character U.S. television network Fox on Tuesday renewed drama series "Empire" for a sixth season but said there were no plans to bring back the character playe...
02:00, 05/01/2019

No room for cheats in Jim Ratcliffe's growing sports empire Jim Ratcliffe will pull the plug on Team Ineos or Eliud Kipchoge's sub-two-hour marathon record attempt with immediate effect if either is caught up i...
18:00, 05/23/2019

Jamie Oliver restaurant empire collapses, risking 1,000 jobs Administrators called in at 23 Jamie’s Italian outlets, the Fifteen and BarbecoaJamie Oliver restaurants at risk: the full listAll but three of Jamie ...
17:00, 05/21/2019

Iraq's drought unveils 3,400-year-old palace of mysterious empire Receding waters in the Mosul Dam reservoir have unveiled "one of the most important archaeological discoveries in the region." Researchers said the Mi...
12:32, 06/28/2019

Kirsten Dunst is ready to topple an empire in On Becoming A God In Central Florida Watching Kirsten Dunst perform, you get the feeling she could take down just about anyone or anything—an immortal, a former mentor, a head of state, a...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Rihanna's Next Era: How She Built Her Multi-Million Dollar Empire From the Ground Up "big day for the culture," Rihanna wrote on social media last week, after announcing she partnered with LVMH to create a new luxury fashion line calle...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Asteroid size of Empire State Building set to fly by Earth next week A "potentially hazardous" asteroid that is as large as the Empire State Building will zoom past Earth next week on Aug. 10. But it's not anything to w...
00:48, 08/03/2019

Running the Family Business of the Roman Empire: Augustus the Founder Over three and a half centuries the Roman Empire - as seen through the lives of 10 of the most important emperors - gained in splendor and territory, ...
15:48, 08/17/2019

How Andy Ruiz Jr brought the Anthony Joshua empire crashing down Andy Ruiz wrecks Anthony Joshua in stunning thriller that turns the division upside down The post How Andy Ruiz Jr brought the Anthony Joshua empire c...
17:16, 06/05/2019

Want a crash course in money laundering? The Fall Of The American Empire has you covered Movies are starting to get creative about depicting the practical aftermath of stealing cash. Triple Frontier demonstrated, in exhausting detail, just...
20:48, 05/29/2019

Empire Of Sin Is The Gangster Game Brenda Romero Always Wanted To Make Empire of Sin, a complex tactics game about running a mob empire in Prohibition-era Chicago, is the game Brenda Romero always wanted to make....
20:48, 06/13/2019

Jussie Smollett not expected to return to Fox's 'Empire' for sixth season "Empire" may have been renewed for a sixth season on Fox, but at least one actor won't be returning to the show. Jussie Smollett is not going to ...
02:48, 05/01/2019

Overlooked No More: Mihri Rassim, Feminist Artist in the Ottoman Empire In conservative Turkey, she sought the same artistic freedoms that men were granted, championed art education for women and ultimately left for the Un...
16:48, 09/12/2019

Jussie Smollett 'will not be returning' to 'Empire,' show co-creator Lee Daniels says Following a report that claimed Jussie Smollett might be returning to "Empire" for its sixth and final season, the show's co-creator and executive pro...
10:00, 06/05/2019

Total War: Three Kingdoms review – inside the soap opera of an empire PC; Creative Assembly/SegaThe battles are as gripping as ever but it’s the melodrama and petty politics that enlivens this first-rate strategy gameThi...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Man charged for brandishing sword on Empire State Building observation deck The unhinged man who swung a sword around the observation deck of the Empire State Building was charged Saturday, police said. Matthew Dixon, 35, of L...
05:02, 09/15/2019

International pushback disrupts Amazon’s momentum to expand its empire worldwide Rule changes in India, along with antitrust probes in Europe, show policymakers are growing more skeptical about the competitive threat from the Ameri...
01:32, 05/11/2019

Man arrested for swinging sword on Empire State Building observation deck A sword-swinging man was arrested Friday afternoon on the observation deck of the Empire State Building, cops said. No one was injured in the ordeal a...
12:32, 09/14/2019

Strip club empire pledges to send erotic dancers to Area 51 The top adult entertainment company in Nevada is reportedly set to storm Area 51 next month — with strippers. “Come September 20, we’ll be there...
10:00, 08/06/2019

Antonio Conte Is Going To Inter To Overthrow The Juventus Empire He Helped Create The main challenge for the ambitious clubs of Italy is as evident as it is daunting: to try to bring an end to Juventus’s nearly decade-long Serie A r...
22:32, 05/31/2019

Empire State Building-sized asteroid ‘expected’ to miss Earth A “potentially hazardous” asteroid the size of the Empire State Building will come within striking distance of the Earth on Aug. 10 — but is expected ...
23:48, 07/31/2019

The Controversial Role of La Malinche in the Fall of the Aztec Empire: Traitor or Hero? La Malinche (meaning ‘the captain’s woman’), also known as ‘Malinalli’, ‘Malintzin’ or ‘Doña Marina’, is an important figure in the history of Mexico,...
09:00, 07/25/2019

Asteroid Bigger Than Empire State Building to Pass by Earth Next Week A giant asteroid is hurling towards Earth; however, it will safely sail past next week, NASA's Center for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) has said....
22:48, 08/02/2019

'No plans' for Jussie Smollett's 'Empire' character to return as series is renewed, Fox says Fans of Fox Entertainment’s hit show “Empire” can rejoice as the series has officially been picked up for a sixth season, albeit without one of its ma...
02:16, 05/01/2019

Mosquito Hordes: How a Pesky Insect Destroyed the ‘Almost’ Invincible Mongol Empire The inhospitable, remote high steppes and grassland of the austere and windswept northern Asian plateau were occupied by warring tribal clans and dupl...
10:16, 09/05/2019

Dollar General built an empire on no-frills stores. Now it's going high tech Dollar General built a discount empire out of no-frills stores that sell snacks and household staples to budget-conscious buyers. Now it has to go hig...
22:32, 05/14/2019

Britain’s story of empire is based on myth. We need to know the truth | Priyamvada Gopal If we were taught just how much the UK was shaped by its colonies, the shared history would unite rather than divide usThese days we’ve become wearily...
05:16, 07/07/2019

Jamie Oliver’s restaurant empire crumbles, putting 1,300 jobs at risk British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain went into administration — a British version of bankruptcy — on Tuesday, threatening around 1,3...
21:32, 05/21/2019

David Koch, billionaire who built conservative political empire, dies at 79 David Koch, the billionaire businessman who built a conservative political empire, died Friday at age 79, according to Koch Industries.   &...
21:48, 08/24/2019

‘His own fiefdom’: Mulvaney builds ‘an empire for the right wing’ as Trump’s chief of staff The former tea party lawmaker has focused his efforts on pushing conservative policies — while mostly steering clear of the Trump-related pitfalls tha...
11:32, 07/15/2019

Steve Golin Is Dead at 64; Producer Built a Small Hollywood Empire His company, Anonymous Content, produced TV series, music videos and two candidates for the 2016 best-picture Oscar, including the winner, “Spotlight....
18:48, 04/28/2019

British Empire Trophy 1952 rival cars reunited at Thruxton Two cars that last raced against each other in 1952 will share the grid at Thruxton during the Woodcote Trophy race at the circuit's Motorsport Celebr...
03:16, 05/24/2019

NY Fed 'Empire State' factory index posts biggest gain in more than 2 years The New York Federal Reserve said its gauge of manufacturing growth in New York state returned to positive territory, suggesting regional activity was...
17:32, 07/15/2019

With Iran sanctions, Trump targets religious authority and economic empire President Trump took aim at what he has described as the real power in Iran, imposing fresh sanctions on Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday. Experts are...
08:32, 06/26/2019

CBS, Viacom reach deal to reunite Sumner Redstone's media empire CBS Corp and Viacom Inc have reached a deal to reunite media mogul Sumner Redstone's U.S. entertainment empire, betting that a larger company will b...
00:32, 08/14/2019

Sir Philip Green's high street empire plummets to £177m loss Sir Philip Green's high street retail empire plummeted to a £177m loss last year - blaming a "dramatically" changed retail landscape and increase...
21:48, 09/06/2019

Required gamer viewing: The history of M2’s Japanese retro-port empire You may not know Japanese game studio M2 by name, but you've probably played one of its retro-revival projects. [credit: ...
01:32, 05/20/2019

Empire High School beats Ironwood Ridge in softball playoffs ORO VALLEY, AZ – Just two years ago, Empire High School (out of Vail, AZ) won a 3A softball state title. And, now, two years later, Empire has n...
09:00, 05/03/2019

Blazin' Saddles: How to beat Ineos? Sign Dumoulin and build your own empire… "Team Jumbo-Visma have responded to Ineos\u0027 latest Tour de France victory by announcing the capture of Dutchman Tom Dumoulin from Team Sunweb. Wit...
16:00, 08/20/2019

How Stormi Webster Is Helping Kylie Jenner Expand Her Billion-Dollar Empire It's never too early to introduce your children to the business world. Long before Kylie Jenner welcomed her first child with Travis Scott, the Keepi...
22:16, 05/14/2019

The universe trembles as Empire Records' Ethan Embry seeks revenge against GWAR Back in 1995, a year when the space-faring, metal-loving aliens of GWAR were at the height of their powers, the band made a cameo appearance in Empire...
21:16, 05/30/2019

Stronghold: Warlords is Firefly Studios’ strategy sojourn into China and the Mongol Empire Stronghold: Warlords is the next entry in the real-time strategy series that Firefly Studios first launched in 2001. It's coming to PC in 2020.Read Mo...
10:16, 06/11/2019

Billionaire Fredriksen seeks investors for shipping-to-fish empire: media reports Industrialist John Fredriksen is seeking investors to take larger stakes in his companies and could relinquish control of operations as part of a plan...
11:00, 08/30/2019

Ancent Peruvian microbrewery, sour ale helps explain longevity of the Wari empire The study of an ancient microbrewery in Peru and its supply of a sour beer has provided scientists new insights into the stability of the Wari empire....
18:32, 04/28/2019

The Prosperity and Power of the Ghana Empire Flourished on the Trans-Saharan Trade Route The Ghana Empire was the first of the great West African empires that existed during the Middle Ages.  ...
13:48, 05/02/2019

How Pippa Middleton and James Matthews Built Their Impressive Billion-Dollar Empire From the start Pippa Middleton had been training her 6-month-old son, Arthur Michael William Matthews, to take to the pool like a duck does to, well, ...
14:00, 05/20/2019

Empire’s Bryshere Gray Is the Latest Castmember to Get Into a (Minor) Dustup With Chicago Law Enforcement Is Chi-Town coming for those Empire boys? It’s a question now that a second member of the Fox TV show’s cast has apparently gotten into a little troub...
04:16, 06/19/2019

NYPD nabs sword-wielding man on Empire State Building observation deck An emotionally disturbed man was arrested Friday after he brandished a cane sword on the Empire State Building's 79th-floor observation deck, police s...
05:16, 09/14/2019

‘What Do People Want Me to Do? Wear Black Every Day?’: How Child Star JoJo Siwa Built Her Sparkly Empire Upstairs at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, little girls were bouncing in like grounders, but JoJo Siwa knew how to field them. She caught their ...
13:00, 08/22/2019

Trump's latest Iran sanctions target $200B economic empire of supreme leader The Trump administration's latest sanctions against Iran reinstate an embargo on some of Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei's front companies that President ...
01:48, 06/28/2019

China's overseas smart city surveillance empire could trap Americans, lawmakers warn Chinese facial recognition technology is spreading to cities around the world, heightening the risk of travel for U.S. government officials and even p...
12:00, 08/27/2019

Dia Simms, force behind Sean 'Diddy' Combs' vast empire, reveals how to make it in a man's world Dia Simms, president of Sean Combs' sprawling business empire, says to this day there are times Combs is the only one in the room who doesn'...
19:00, 05/18/2019

Real estate empire loses billions in value after founder detained for alleged child molestation Billions of dollars were wiped off the value of a Shanghai real estate empire this week after its founder was detained by Chinese police, reportedly o...
03:00, 07/06/2019

Fox’s Empire Is Ending With Its Sixth Season. Jussie Smollett’s Future on the Show Remains Unclear (NEW YORK) — Empire will return for its final season this fall on Fox — with Jussie Smollett a question mark — and should count itse...
19:16, 05/13/2019

Queen's Birthday Honours 2019: Seven Holocaust survivors receive British Empire Medals All Holocaust survivors in Britain should be recognised by the Queen, a leading campaigner has said as seven survivors were honoured in her 2019 Birth...
01:00, 06/08/2019

Inside Rachael Ray's $80 Million Empire: Making a Mess, Ignoring Haters and Cooking Dinner With the Only Man She Could Have Married It's unclear how Rachael Ray finds time to eat, let alone cook anything off-camera. "I have four to five jobs on any given day, and I could use a cou...
21:00, 08/25/2019

Taye Diggs thinks Jussie Smollett should return to 'Empire': The 'smart thing would be to bring him back' Taye Diggs believes his friend Jussie Smollett should be able to return to "Empire" for its last season even though the Fox show's creator Lee Daniels...
22:00, 07/03/2019

GWAR settles feud with Empire Records' Ethan Embry in surprising, tentative show of mercy Late last month, we reported on a long-simmering feud between extraterrestrial rock stars GWAR and Ethan Embry, who sought revenge for the band’s Worl...
19:00, 06/21/2019

Inside the Alphabet empire: Here are the most important people and teams in Google's vast power structure (GOOG, GOOGL) REUTERS:Hannibal Hanschke.JPG Google-parent company Alphabet dominates businesses from search to online ads. The company has more than 103,000 employ...
23:48, 06/13/2019

The rise of Rick Singer: How the mastermind of college admissions scandal built an empire on lies, exploited a broken system By the time Rick Singer began bribing college coaches and test proctors, he had been lying about his own resume and business dealings for years. ...
21:48, 06/19/2019

Martha Stewart Throws Shade at Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop Empire in the Most Martha Way And I... [g]oop! When it comes to Gwyneth Paltrow's wellness and lifestyle empire Goop, there's one celebrity who isn't a fan: Martha Stewart. Chatt...
06:32, 08/28/2019

Alex Rodriguez on his fall from grace: 'Fell from the Empire State Building' Rodriguez was suspended for the entire 2014 season for violating Major League Baseball's performance-enhancing drug policy.    &#...
20:00, 06/25/2019

The 4,784-Piece Lego Star Wars UCS Imperial Star Destroyer Makes Me Want to Root for the Empire As with the 2017 Ultimate Collector Series Millennium Falcon which was an update to a smaller set in 2007, Lego’s new UCS Imperial Star Destroyer is a...
21:16, 09/05/2019

'Empire' co-creator Lee Daniels says Jussie Smollett will not return for final season "Empire" co-creator Lee Daniels took to Twitter Tuesday to counter a Variety report that speculated Jussie Smollett would return for the final season....
08:48, 06/05/2019

Heiress to £300m Berkeley Homes property empire hunted by police over 'assaults on officers' An heiress to the £300 million ­Berkeley Homes property empire is being sought by police over claims she assaulted two officers near her Earl's Court ...
18:32, 08/13/2019

Footage of Jussie Smollett 'with thin white rope around neck' released as part of investigation into Empire actor Chicago police have released footage of Jussie Smollett with a white rope wrapped around his neck on the night the Empire actor claims he was attacked...
04:00, 06/25/2019

Will Jussie Smollett's final 'Empire' episode this season be his swan song? Suspended actor Jussie Smollett's final 'Empire' episode of the season features his character's wedding. Co-stars are asking Fox t...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Fox renews 'Empire,' but leaves Jussie Smollett's future on the show in doubt The series will be back but at this time producers say "there are no plans" for Jussie Smollett's Jamal Lyon to return to "Empire."   ...
12:00, 05/01/2019

'Empire' actor Bryshere Gray, who plays Jussie Smollett's brother, arrested on traffic offense Police confirmed Bryshere Gray, who plays Jussie Smollett's younger brother on "Empire," was pulled over and arrested on a traffic-related offens...
20:00, 06/17/2019

Danny McBride: High-flying 'Gemstones' are 'like a band of outlaws' atop a ministry empire Danny McBride and John Goodman team up for HBO's 'The Righteous Gemstones,' which follows a family of lost souls who head a giant churc...
19:48, 08/15/2019

President Trump slams 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett as a 'third-rate actor' President Donald Trump is taking a shot at "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, again, for referencing MAGA country.        ...
19:16, 04/28/2019

Jussie Smollett scandal left 'Empire' co-creator Lee Daniels feeling 'beyond embarrassed' "Empire" co-creator Lee Daniels is "embarrassed" about the Jussie Smollett scandal. But he still wants to believe the actor: "I love him so much." &#...
19:00, 06/12/2019

'Empire' star Jussie Smollett's 911 calls released: 'They put a noose around his neck' A couple of 911 calls from the night of Jussie Smollett's alleged attack have been released.        ...
05:48, 06/06/2019

Fox plots more 'toons, a '9-1-1' spinoff, the end of 'Empire' and plenty of 'Masked Singer' Fox is adding three new shows and WWE wrestling for fall, as "Empire" airs its final season. But "Last Man Standing" will wait out the fall.  &#...
20:48, 05/13/2019

Why Russia’s relationship with the G-7 collapsed President Trump’s hope that Russia will rejoin the Group of Seven is rooted in misunderstandings. But if it did rejoin, it would be another blow to me...
16:00, 08/22/2019

US and Russia blame each other after nearly colliding at sea The U.S. and Russia each accused the other of unsafe actions after naval ships from each came within 165 feet of each other off the coast of China. &...
22:48, 06/07/2019

Russia says it will ban think tank formerly run by U.S. ambassador Russia said on Thursday it was preparing to ban the Atlantic Council, a think tank formerly run by the U.S. ambassador to Moscow, which Russia's prose...
22:32, 07/25/2019

Russia's Ozon may consider IPO in two years - CEO Russian online retailer Ozon may consider an initial public offering (IPO) in two years once it has increased its share of the Russian e-commerce mark...
19:16, 06/06/2019

Pompeo in Russia: US does not want 'war with Iran' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said the US is not seeking conflict in Iran, after high-level talks in Russia. Meeting with President Vladimir Puti...
13:00, 05/15/2019

What Zelensky's win will mean for relations with Russia Ukrainians overwhelmingly threw their support behind a political newcomer, actor and comedian Volodymyr Zelensky, to become the country's next Preside...
19:16, 04/28/2019

Russia Fast Facts See CNN's Russia Fast Facts for a look at the Russian Federation, which is the largest country in the world, covering more than one-ninth of the earth...
00:32, 07/15/2019

Trump Says Russia Should Be Readmitted to G7 President Trump issued his latest call for ending Moscow’s international pariah status, but the idea is likely to earn a cool reception at the annual ...
03:00, 08/21/2019

US, Russia blame each other as warships nearly collide The US and Russia are blaming each other in a near-collision of naval ships in the East China Sea on Friday. Both countries claim the near miss forced...
15:48, 06/07/2019

US to EU: Our liquefied natural gas is more reliable than Russia's US Energy Secretary Rick Perry has encouraged the EU to buy liquefied natural gas from the US instead of Russia. US exports of LNG surged following a ...
22:32, 05/02/2019

U.S.-Russia Ambassador Jon Huntsman Stepping Down Huntsman, a Republican, could return to Utah to run for governor. He was a popular governor in the state when former President Barack Obama tapped him...
01:00, 08/07/2019

What the Protests in Russia Mean for President Putin Over last weekend, the decision by Russian electoral authorities to bar independent and opposition candidates from running in Moscow City Council elec...
21:16, 07/31/2019

Russia to retaliate against UK media over RT fine The Russian communications regulator has announced plans to "respond in kind" after Ofcom fined the Kremlin-funded television channel RT for biased co...
18:16, 08/01/2019

The Quick Read About… Russia’s New Internet Law What Happened This Week: Last week, Russia’s parliament approved a law that might allow the country to cordon off its internet from the rest of ...
21:48, 04/28/2019

Looking for Free Speech in Russia? Try YouTube The online video site has become a primary information source for tens of millions in a country where television avoids topics uncongenial to the gove...
20:00, 06/09/2019

US, Russia blame each other in naval near-collision Washington and Moscow have accused each other of dangerous maneuvers after two warships came within meters of a collision in East Asia. The near miss ...
06:00, 06/08/2019

US and Russia blame each other after warships nearly collide American guided-missile cruiser and Russian destroyer came within 165ft of each other in the East China SeaThe US and Russia have accused each other o...
04:00, 06/08/2019

Google and VPN services could be fined $77k by Russia As Russia looks to tighten its grip on the content its citizens can access online, a new bill could affect how Google and other search engines, VPN se...
03:32, 06/14/2019

France's Le Pen put on spot over Russia while rallying right French far-right leader Marine Le Pen says media reports indicating her party has links to the Kremlin are "insulting" and the suggestion that Nationa...
19:48, 05/14/2019

NYT: US ramps up cyber attacks on Russia The US is escalating cyber attacks on Russia's electric power grid and has placed potentially crippling malware inside the Russian system, The New Yor...
12:48, 06/16/2019

Russia and the US nuke 32-year-old INF treaty The US is out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Force missile treaty with Russia, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says. The US immediately announced pl...
11:48, 08/02/2019

Russia says no danger after blast in smallpox lab A gas cylinder exploded and prompted a fire in a Siberian research facility which houses samples of smallpox, SARS, Ebola and other potentially deadly...
17:00, 09/18/2019

On Politics: Trump Would Accept Russia’s Help The president said taking campaign help from Russia would be no different than meeting with the queen of England. Republicans joined Democrats in cond...
08:32, 06/14/2019

Russia’s Wealth of Archaeological Wonders The treasures and ancient mysteries of Russia provide evidence of vital stages in not only human evolution, but the very origins of life on planet ear...
01:32, 07/13/2019

U.S. Accuses Russia After a Harrowing Encounter at Sea The U.S. Navy accused Russia’s military of unsafe and unprofessional operation at sea after a Russian destroyer came within 100 feet of an American-gu...
17:16, 06/07/2019

Russia’s Version of #MeToo Has Struggled to Take Off — Until Now For the last 10 days, thousands of Russians have flooded social media with new hashtags to challenge sexual harassment and violence against women. On ...
16:32, 07/26/2019

France’s Le Pen put on spot over Russia while rallying right HELSINKI (AP) — French far-right leader Marine Le Pen says media reports indicating her party has links to the Kremlin are “insulting” and...
18:48, 05/14/2019

The nuclear mystery in Russia's Far North An official state of mourning has been declared in the Russian city of Sarov. Last Thursday, five nuclear specialists employed by Rosatom, Russia's st...
02:32, 08/13/2019

Belarus Seeks to Distance Itself From Russia As rivalries among the world’s great powers intensify, this nation of 9.5 million people at the crossroads of Eurasia is turning into the newest arena...
12:48, 06/14/2019

Kushner won't say if he would call FBI on Russia President Donald Trump's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner won't say if he would call the FBI if Russia tried to contact the campaign by ...
00:32, 06/04/2019

Trump again calls for Russia to rejoin the G-7 President Donald Trump said Tuesday it would be appropriate for Russia to be readmitted to a group of the world's major industrial nations. ...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Russia cracks down on environmental activists The environmental group Ecodefense is being targeted by the Russian authorities for refusing to comply with a law that was heavily criticized internat...
10:32, 07/22/2019

Jon Huntsman: US ambassador to Russia will step down Two-year tenure ends with stark warning to hold Russia ‘accountable when its behavior threatens us’Jon Huntsman, whose two-year tenure as the US ambas...
14:48, 08/07/2019

| Russia launches space telescope Russia has launched a space telescope from the cosmodrome in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, a joint project with Germany intended to replace one it lost in Jan...
07:16, 07/14/2019

Turkey cannot have both F-35 and Russia's S-400: Trump nominee U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become the next secretary of defense re-stated that Turkey cannot have the F-35 advanced stealth fighter jet ...
18:16, 07/16/2019

Russia to allow more foreigners on soccer field MOSCOW (AP) — Russia will allow soccer clubs to field eight foreign players from the 2020-21 season, loosening long-standing and controversial protect...
17:32, 06/26/2019

Russia will block nine VPN providers imminently Back in March, the Kremlin's communication watchdog, Roskomnadzor, sent out letters to 10 VPN providers informing them that their services would ...
12:32, 06/10/2019

Putin says Russia will do all it can to improve ties with U.S. Russia's president said on Saturday that Moscow would do all it could to improve relations with the United States that have been strained by years of ...
12:16, 06/29/2019

Procter & Gamble keeps spending in Russia Procter & Gamble is to invest 2.4 billion rubles ($37 million) in its Russian operations this year to expand its distribution center, modernize some m...
07:48, 06/06/2019

In Sochi, red lines remain between US and Russia Pompeo had flown to Sochi today after a surprise detour to Brussels, where he had tried to persuade European leaders to stand with Washington in an es...
22:32, 05/14/2019

Here's why Russia and the US might do a deal over Venezuela's Maduro As unrest continues in Venezuela, questions continue over whether beleaguered President Nicolas Maduro really has the support and backing of Russia, o...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Russia says extremists in Sudan must be subdued Russia said on Thursday it opposed foreign intervention in Sudan and the authorities in Khartoum must subdue what it described as extremists, Russia's...
11:16, 06/06/2019

Russia Says It Won't Increase Presence in Venezuela Russia said it had rotated a group of weapons specialists in Venezuela and emphasized that it didn’t intend to increase its military presence in the c...
01:32, 06/28/2019

Russia says 'extremists' in Sudan must be subdued: RIA Russia said on Thursday it opposed foreign intervention in Sudan and the authorities in Khartoum must subdue what it described as extremists, Russia's...
12:00, 06/06/2019

Russia and the US bicker at UN over 'new arms race' After the dissolution of the Cold War-era nuclear arms treaty, Russia says America is "ready for an arms race." The US, in turn, says it refuses to "s...
08:48, 08/23/2019

Trump says it’s ‘possible’ he’ll invite Russia to the G-7 next year President Trump on Sunday said “it’s possible” that he’ll invite Russia to attend the G-7 summit the US is hosting next year, ...
09:00, 08/26/2019

China’s Huawei to develop 5G with Russia’s MTS BEIJING — Huawei Technologies has signed an agreement with the Russian telecom company MTS to develop next-generation “5G” networks. The d...
14:32, 06/06/2019

Russia accuses DW of inciting unrest Moscow issued the statement after DW condemned the arrest of correspondent Sergey Dik. The allegations come amidst a violent crackdown on opposition r...
16:32, 08/05/2019

Russia to ban Atlantic Council NGO once led by US envoy Russian prosecutors decided to ban the pro-western Atlantic Council NGO after finding its activities pose a threat to Russia's "constitutional order."...
12:48, 07/26/2019

U.S., Russia Commit to Repairing Ties Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russian President Vladimir Putin signaled a willingness to mend relations between the two countries, even as they r...
22:32, 05/14/2019

Trump could 'certainly' support Russia's return to what would be the G8 President Donald Trump expressed his support for reinstating Russia into the G7 days before the group of leading industrialized nations convenes for i...
10:32, 08/21/2019

U.S. got key asset out of Russia following election hacking Concerns that Russia would determine who was spying for the United States mounted after officials revealed Putin’s role in attacking the 2016 election...
18:48, 09/10/2019

Jon Huntsman steps down as US ambassador to Russia ​Jon Huntsman ​is stepping down as US ambassador to Russia while he considers another run for governor in his home state of Utah, a report Tuesday sai...
21:32, 08/06/2019

Russia denies visa for second US senator Russia has barred a second senator from entering the country as Moscow denies visas for American lawmakers critical of President Vladimir Putin while ...
01:32, 08/28/2019

EU's Tusk sees even more reasons to keep Russia out of G7 The president of the European Council on Saturday rebuffed Donald Trump's suggestion that Russia be readmitted to the Group of Seven (G7) advanced eco...
17:48, 08/24/2019

Jon Huntsman quits as U.S. ambassador to Russia U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr. will resign from the diplomatic post -- perhaps to position himself for another run at the governorship of ...
21:00, 08/06/2019

Russia on top of WADA agenda but maybe not much longer Russia will again be at the top of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) agenda when the Foundation board meets on Thursday but maybe not for much longe...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Will Russia splash rainy day cash? The Russian economy is crawling along at a low rate of growth, with oil prices insufficient to boost state revenues. But, an oil price rise raises the...
14:32, 07/01/2019

The U.S. Claims Russia Is Testing Nukes Again The United States government today claimed Russia is “probably not” adhering to a global ban on nuclear weapons testing and is likely testing nuclear ...
19:32, 05/31/2019

Georgia president: 'Russia is our enemy' The president of Georgia has accused Russia of meddling in its internal affairs and stirring anger that led to protesters attempting to storm the Geor...
02:16, 06/22/2019

Putin says Russia, US looking into new nuclear talks American and Russian diplomats are preparing the ground for possible nuclear disarmament talks, Russia's Vladimir Putin has said at a G20 summit in Os...
23:00, 06/29/2019

Russia launches criminal case over gay adoption Russian officials allegedly allowed a gay couple to adopt children. Now Russia's Investigative Committee has opened a criminal negligence case. And th...
06:16, 07/19/2019

Turkey receives first S-400 missile delivery from Russia First components of Russian-made S-400 missile system have arrived in Ankara, Turkish officials said. The US had threatened sanctions, sparking a row ...
12:48, 07/12/2019

Russia-based FaceApp goes viral, gets a closer look Life really is short for anyone using FaceApp. The aging and face manipulation app has taken smartphones by storm, but cybersecurity experts and polit...
06:16, 07/19/2019

Austria's far-right FPÖ party under scrutiny for ties to Russia The Austrian government has collapsed over a scandal involving the alleged niece of a Russian oligarch. The far-right FPÖ party's unquestioning proxim...
23:16, 05/21/2019

China Promises Further Military Cooperation With Russia China vowed to step up military cooperation with Moscow and accused the U.S. of undermining regional stability, a day after China and Russia’s first j...
18:48, 07/24/2019

American Commandos Gear Up for New Shadow War With Russia Even as President Trump courts Russia, Special Operations forces are teaming up with partners on Europe’s eastern flank to counter a mix of subterfuge...
16:16, 07/12/2019

Ukraine says it has agreed exchange of prisoners with Russia A senior Ukrainian official said on Tuesday his country and Russia had agreed to exchange prisoners from the conflict in eastern Ukraine over the next...
18:32, 07/16/2019

Turkey to produce new S-500 missile system with Russia The Turkish president has described plans to help Russia build its next generation missile defense system. The move is likely to further strain Turkey...
09:00, 05/19/2019

Russia says malfunction led aircraft into unintended area Russian told South Korea that an equipment malfunction led its military aircraft into an unintended area on Tuesday, South Korea's Yonhap news ag...
10:16, 07/24/2019

Greenpeace to receive $3 million in settlement with Russia Greenpeace will receive 2.7 million euros ($3 million) from Russia under a settlement reached between the Dutch state and Moscow, the environmental gr...
16:48, 05/17/2019

Mueller hearings on Russia investigation conclude Former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller concluded more than five hours of testimony on Wednesday before the House of Representatives Intelligence a...
10:16, 07/25/2019

Russia's Putin says he 'sympathized' with Trump before U.S. election Russian President Vladimir Putin said he had "sympathized" with Donald Trump before the 2016 presidential election that swept Trump to power because o...
03:32, 07/20/2019

Hackers broke into a contractor for Russia's spy agency The Russian government is used to perpetrating hacks, but it just became a target -- and the data says a lot about its goals. A hacking group nicknam...
01:32, 07/22/2019

Schiff says DOJ will turn over Russia probe docs The chairman of the House intel committee postponed a meeting to enforce a subpoena against the Justice Dept. after the it agreed to turn over a cache...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Russia's MTS weighs possible impact from U.S. move against Huawei Russia's biggest mobile phone operator MTS is evaluating the possible impact of U.S. sanctions against China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Chief Execu...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Russia lost most men in WW2. So why wasn't Putin at D-Day commemoration? Among the world leaders who joined Queen Elizabeth II and other heads of state to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, one was conspicuously abs...
19:00, 06/07/2019

Turkey won't bow to US 'ultimatums' on Russia missile system Turkey's foreign minister says his country won't bow to "ultimatums" after the United States warned Turkey it was excluding it from the F-35 fighter j...
15:00, 06/13/2019

Why the World Worries About Russia’s Natural Gas Pipeline A new natural gas pipeline into Europe from Russia is shaking up geopolitics. Nord Stream 2, as it’s called, worries leaders in Eastern Europe, has pu...
21:00, 06/13/2019

Trump said Russia was getting out of Venezuela. The Kremlin says that’s not true. The Kremlin contradicted Trump’s tweet that Russian personnel have departed Venezuela. Moscow is a primary backer of Venezuelan President Nicolás Madu...
09:00, 06/05/2019

Russia warns NATO over US-Poland move Russia has warned NATO that US President Donald Trump's pledge to send 1,000 US troops to Poland will "destabilize" Europe. NATO forces in member Pola...
02:48, 06/14/2019

NATO and Russia: Maneuvers and countermaneuvers on the Baltic Sea NATO is again running Baltic Sea drills — but now, the exercise is headed by the US Navy's 2nd Fleet, a key force during the Cold War era. Fleet comma...
15:32, 06/14/2019

EU: Russia spread disinformation ahead of EU elections The European Commission presented a report detailing "continued and sustained" disinformation coming from Russia. The campaign promoted fake news stor...
02:00, 06/15/2019

NATO and Russia: Maneuvers and countermaneuvers in the Baltic Sea NATO is again running Baltic Sea drills — but now, the exercise is headed by the US Navy's 2nd Fleet, a key force during the Cold War era. Fleet comma...
02:00, 06/15/2019

| Trump: Russia says has removed 'most' personnel from Venezuela Russia has told the US that it has withdrawn most of its personnel from Venezuela, US President Donald Trump says, two months after telling Moscow to ...
00:32, 06/04/2019

Trump says Russia has pulled ‘most of their people’ from Venezuela ​President Trump said in a tweet that Russia has pulled “most of their people from Venezuela,” where President Nicolas Maduro continues to...
22:16, 06/03/2019

Iran, Russia accuse U.S. of bullying, pushing war The United States faced criticism from Russian and Iran Tuesday after the Pentagon announced it was sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East after...
16:16, 06/18/2019

Private collectors key to boosting Russia’s art market Private collectors have become key players in Russia’s art market at a time when sanctions and economic woes have pushed culture down the Kremlin’s ag...
10:48, 06/02/2019

EU leaders prolong economic sanctions against Russia BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have agreed to prolong economic sanctions against Russia for another six months over its continued destabilizat...
22:16, 06/20/2019

Russia says it welcomes formation of government in Moldova Russia's foreign ministry said on Monday it welcomed the formation of a ruling coalition and government in Moldova, and hoped to restore good relation...
12:00, 06/10/2019

Russia's MTS and China's Huawei sign agreement on 5G Russia's top mobile phone operator MTS and China's Huawei signed an agreement on Wednesday to develop 5G technology in Russia and to hold test launche...
17:32, 06/05/2019

Russia will respond to new U.S. deployment in Poland: lawmakers Russian lawmakers said on Thursday that a new U.S. military deployment to Poland announced by President Donald Trump would force Moscow to take retali...
13:16, 06/13/2019

With an Eye on China, Russia's Putin Blasts U.S. Dominance Russian President Vladimir Putin attacked the Trump administration for its use of tariffs and sanctions, putting Moscow firmly in China’s corner in it...
23:48, 06/07/2019

U.S. and Russia blame each other for near collision in East China Sea Russia and the United States blamed each other for a near collision between their warships in the East China Sea on Friday with both countries accusin...
16:16, 06/07/2019

Prominent investigative journalist detained in Russia MOSCOW (AP) — Russian police say a prominent investigative journalist is facing charges of drug dealing. Police said on Friday that Ivan Golunov, who ...
12:32, 06/07/2019

Moldova: Pro-EU, pro-Russia parties form government The pro-European ACUM alliance and the pro-Russia Socialist Party want to keep the party of a powerful oligarch out of government. A general election ...
04:00, 06/09/2019

Russia needs to change its behavior for better relations: UK PM May's spokeswoman Britain's relationship with Russia can only change when Moscow changes its behavior, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokeswoman said on Thursday, after ...
19:00, 06/06/2019

| Russia 'regrets' IAAF doping ban vote The Russian Olympic Committee has insisted his country had fulfilled conditions set by the IAAF after the federation voted to maintain its track and f...
18:32, 06/10/2019

Russia prepares ‘crushing’ offensive in Syria Russian forces are preparing a military operation to help Syrian dictator Bashar Assad reclaim the last major cities held by rebel forces and terroris...
19:48, 06/10/2019

Three missing after blast on oil tanker in Russia's Makhachkala Three people were missing and two injured on Tuesday after a blast on an oil tanker caused a fire while it was pumping oil in the southern Russian por...
09:16, 06/11/2019

The Latest: China’s Huawei to develop 5G with Russia’s MTS BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the trade dispute between China and the United States, and related developments (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Huawei Techn...
12:16, 06/06/2019

Russia hates HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ so much that it’s making its own series HBO’s recently-ended Chernobyl mini-series is easily one of the best shows of the year — and so much better than Game of Thrones season 8,...
05:16, 06/06/2019

Ex-FBI officials warn that Russia will continue to try to meddle Two former FBI officials warned Congress on Wednesday that Russia meddled in U.S. elections before 2016 and will continue to try in future elections....
22:16, 06/12/2019

Trump Says ‘I’d Take It’ if Russia Again Offered Dirt on Opponent The president slapped back at his own F.B.I. director, Christopher Wray, who has said candidates contacted by foreign governments seeking to influence...
03:16, 06/13/2019

Russia to free captive whales from 'jail' Russia is to begin freeing a small group of beluga whales and orcas held in a cramped pen, which some have dubbed "whale jail," in the country's far ...
19:00, 06/21/2019

Man killed in Russia’s Chechnya after wounding 2 policemen GROZNY, Russia (AP) — Police in Russia’s Chechnya province say that an attacker has wounded two officers before being shot dead. The authorities...
16:48, 06/24/2019

U.S., Israel Look to Coax Russia Away From Iran Alliance The U.S. and Israel are working to convince Russia to join them in reining in Iran during an unusual gathering of the three countries’ national securi...
18:32, 06/24/2019

Russia’s opposition leader Navalny gets 10-day sentence Russia’s opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been sentenced to 10 days in jail on charges of taking part in an unsanctioned rally. A court in Moscow ...
20:00, 07/01/2019

Russia's Siberia hit by worst flooding in a century Heavy rainfall has flooded dozens of villages in Russia's southeastern Siberia, leaving at least 14 people dead and 13 missing. Homes and livestock ha...
12:48, 07/02/2019

OPEC, Russia Formalize Cooperation Pact OPEC sealed a long-term cooperation pact with Russia, extending a partnership set up two years ago to fight a surge of U.S. oil that has upset the car...
14:00, 07/02/2019

Russia to consider extending oil output cut with OPEC: deputy PM Russia will carefully consider extending its oil output reduction agreement with the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and othe...
10:00, 05/29/2019

US lawmaker: east Med cooperation to counter Russia NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A senior U.S. lawmaker says the U.S. wants to work with Cyprus and ally Israel to buttress peace in the eastern Mediterranean a...
15:32, 05/27/2019

Aunt detained over beating of girl in Russia A seven-year-old has been flown to Moscow for emergency surgery after authorities in the Caucasus found serious injuries on the girl's body. Officials...
16:16, 07/06/2019

Opinion: Russia frozen on climate change Vladimir Putin has talked about global warming's toll as Siberia's Irkutsk region struggles to recover from floods. But there's a simple reason why Ru...
23:32, 07/06/2019

Putin says he does not want Russia to impose sanctions on Georgia Russian President Vladimir Putin said in televised comments on Tuesday that he did not support a parliamentary call to impose tough economic sanctions...
16:00, 07/09/2019

Any interference in Russia probe is something public has 'right to know about': GOP lawmaker The American people "have every right to know" if political interference took place at the Justice Department regarding the Russia investigation, Greg...
00:48, 05/25/2019

Tensions between Russia and Georgia are on the rise again: Here's why it matters Tensions between Russia and its neighbor Georgia have been mounting in recent weeks amid a series of spats and sometimes violent anti-Russian protests...
09:32, 07/11/2019

The Last Czars: the historical drama that the whole of Russia is laughing at This bizarre Netflix show about the Romanovs seems to have been made for people who have never heard of Russia. How do you spell disaster in Cyrillic?...
22:48, 07/11/2019

Russia delivers more air defense equipment to Turkey Russia flew a fresh shipment of advanced air defense equipment to Turkey on Saturday, the Turkish Defence Ministry said, continuing to implement a dea...
13:32, 07/13/2019

New OPEC-Russia Pact on Oil Cuts Could Last Well Into 2020 OPEC and its Russia-led allies are likely to extend by nine months their deal to cut output, a sign that some major crude-producing countries are conc...
15:48, 07/01/2019

The Latest: Mueller says Russia report ‘speaks for itself’ WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller and the Russia investigation (all times local): 11:25 a.m. Special counsel Robert Muell...
17:32, 05/29/2019

Russia proposes prisoner swap with U.S.: Ifax Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov called on the United States on Monday to free Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko and exchange him for ...
15:48, 07/01/2019

Japan, Russia accuse each other of military buildups Russia and Japan have accused each other of military buildups as their foreign and defense ministers met in Tokyo for talks that failed to make progre...
19:00, 05/30/2019

Russia calls U.S. nuclear accusation 'smear' Russia rebuffed as a baseless smear on Thursday a U.S. allegation that Moscow may be conducting low-level nuclear tests in violation of a moratorium....
17:32, 05/30/2019

Kremlin: Cyber warfare between U.S., Russia a 'possibility' The Russian government said Monday its electrical grid is safe but constantly under attack from enemies abroad -- including, Kremlin officials say, th...
23:32, 06/17/2019

Mueller: No exoneration for Trump after Russia investigation WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller’s first public comments on the Russia probe report have renewed the heated back-and-forth over ...
06:32, 05/30/2019

Russia in the Council of Europe: What does it mean for human rights? A controversial decision to restore Moscow's voting rights in the Council of Europe has been called a safeguard for human rights in Russia. But how mu...
01:00, 06/27/2019

Israel says Russia behind GPS failures at Ben Gurion Airport Israeli officials on Thursday accused Russia of being behind mysterious GPS disruptions affecting flights around Ben Gurion Airport, according to repo...
19:32, 06/27/2019

Russia frees first captive whales after outcry Russia released two killer whales and six beluga whales back into the wild on Thursday, the first group of almost 100 whales whose capture in the Far ...
19:48, 06/27/2019

Swalwell: 'We're breaking up with Russia and making up with NATO' Rep. Eric Swalwell said if he becomes president, his first act for his foreign policy would be to cut ties with Russia and to come back into the fold ...
07:16, 06/28/2019

UK's May tells Putin that Russia must end 'irresponsible activity' British Prime Minister Theresa May told Vladimir Putin on Friday Russia must end its "irresponsible and destabilizing activity" if relations between t...
16:00, 06/28/2019

U.S. Says Russia Is Likely Defying Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Russia has likely been carrying out low-yield nuclear tests to upgrade its nuclear arsenal, according to a new U.S. intelligence assessment, challengi...
18:32, 05/29/2019

Vladimir Putin Says Russia Will Do All It Can To Improve Ties With US Russia's president said on Saturday that Moscow would do all it could to improve relations with the United States that have been strained by years of ...
16:00, 06/29/2019

Opec weighs up the risks if Russia goes it alone on prices Vladimir Putin may relish his place at the table in Vienna but he will be tempted to cash in on rising pricesThe Organisation of Petroleum Exporting C...
19:48, 06/30/2019

Russia Launches Major New Telescope Into Space MOSCOW — A Russian Proton-M rocket successfully delivered a cutting-edge space telescope into orbit Saturday after days of launch delays, Russia...
21:16, 07/13/2019

Tension grows between U.S. and Russia over Venezuela standoff The United States and Russia traded warnings against interfering in Venezuela on Wednesday, a day after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused Mo...
21:48, 05/01/2019

Russia and Ukraine carry out prisoner swap Russian and Ukrainian authorities have confirmed the long-awaited prisoner exchange. Those swapped are believed to include Ukrainian journalists, sail...
08:48, 09/08/2019

Landmark Russia, Ukraine prisoner swap After lengthy negotiations, Russia and Ukraine carried out a major prisoner exchange. While Ukraine saw prominent film-maker Oleg Sentsov and others f...
08:48, 09/08/2019

Donald Trump Says "It Makes Sense" For US To Get Along With Russia It makes sense for the United States to get along with Russia, US President Donald Trump said Monday on the eve of the meeting between Secretary of St...
04:48, 05/14/2019

Palestinians: EU, Russia and UN should counter US peace plan The Palestinian U.N. ambassador said Tuesday that the European Union, Russia and the United Nations should take action to save a two-state solution to...
21:48, 05/07/2019

Russia, Venezuela seek strategy to sideline US Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is meeting his Venezuelan counterpart for talks in Moscow. Russia has doubled down on its support for Venezuela...
13:00, 05/05/2019

Pompeo warns Russia against 'messing around with Venezuela' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had strict words on Sunday for Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov regarding Venezuela – a day before the two are sc...
18:16, 05/05/2019

Trump says he will meet China's Xi and Russia's Putin at G20 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 gathering in...
20:48, 05/13/2019

Is the 'super weapon' behind the Russia nuclear incident? Russia is offering little information or details after a missile explosion left five scientists dead. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh takes a deeper look into ...
11:16, 08/16/2019

Russia Says Won't Install New Missiles Unless US Deploys Them In Europe Russia will not deploy new missiles as long as the United States shows similar restraint in Europe and Asia, Russian defence minister Sergei Shoigu sa...
14:32, 08/18/2019

Russia's Opposition Looks Beyond Moscow for Election Gains Russia’s opposition is trying to gain a political foothold in municipal elections on Sunday, but must first overcome a crackdown against them, and the...
03:32, 09/07/2019

DW strongly rejects accusations by Russia's Duma In reaction to a series of protests across the country, Russia's parliament has announced a probe into "foreign meddling" by Western governments and m...
19:48, 08/19/2019

Venezuela thrust to forefront of US-Russia clashes WASHINGTON (AP) — Russia’s support for Venezuela’s embattled President Nicolas Maduro has become the latest flashpoint in deteriorating re...
07:48, 05/03/2019

NYT: Russia is attacking 5G with health disinformation campaigns An explosive report suggests that Russia is behind a series of media attacks on 5G, stirring health doubts in an effort to delay rollouts by foreign r...
06:00, 05/14/2019

Bulgaria charges NGO official with spying for Russia Bulgarian prosecutors are charging an official from a non-governmental organization with spying for Russia for allegedly supplying information that ai...
20:16, 09/10/2019

Russia upholds bar on Kremlin critics despite protests Russia's main election board on Wednesday upheld rulings barring several Kremlin critics from a Moscow election next month as the opposition said it w...
20:16, 08/07/2019

Russia elections: Kremlin-backed parties take a hit Parties tied to the ruling United Russia have retained their majority in Moscow despite flagging support. Protests and the exclusion of opposition can...
11:16, 09/10/2019

Apple under investigation for unfair competition in Russia Apple is under investigation in Russia following a complaint from cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab, Russia's anti-monopoly watchdog said on Th...
11:48, 08/08/2019

Upcoming Moscow protests will set stage for Russia’s next act Another major protest planned for Saturday in Moscow could embolden President Vladimir Putin’s critics. Or the Kremlin may try to draw a line on the g...
08:16, 08/09/2019

Russia and Ukraine trade prisoners, each fly 35 to freedom Russia and Ukraine conducted a major prisoner exchange that freed 35 people detained in each country and flew them to the other, a deal that could hel...
18:16, 09/07/2019

Bentley Continental GT Gets Modified Into A Tank In Russia Russian car builders, AcademeG, have converted a Bentley Continental GT into an Ultratank by replacing the wheels with a custom set of heavy duty trac...
15:00, 05/14/2019

The Latest: US secretary of state arrives in Russia MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the visit to Russia by U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo (all times local): 2:25 p.m. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has...
14:16, 05/14/2019

S-400 Systems Will Be Delivered To India Within 18-19 Months: Russia Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov on Sunday said S-400 air defence missile systems will be delivered to India in strict accordance with the s...
19:00, 09/08/2019

New law allows Russia to build separate Internet, unplug from WWW Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a controversial new law that allows the country to launch its own Internet -- separate from the World Wide...
18:32, 05/02/2019

Russia votes in long-protested elections Municipal and regional polls are taking place across the country. Attention is focused on Moscow's parliamentary vote following a violent crackdown on...
14:32, 09/08/2019

Russia says Facebook, Google must ban political ads during election Russian state watchdog Roskomnadzor said on Friday it asked Facebook and Google to ban the publication of political advertising during elections on Su...
18:48, 09/06/2019

Pompeo: Trump ‘very clear’ that he wants Russia out of Venezuela WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said President Trump has been “very clear” about wanting the Russians out of Venezuela, despite Trum...
19:48, 05/05/2019

Canada opposes Russia's return to G8: Freeland The Canadian government remains opposed to Russia rejoining the group of leading industrialized nations formerly known as the Group of Eight, a move U...
00:48, 08/23/2019

US and Russia blame each other for abandoning missile treaty Russia and the U.S. are blaming each other for abandoning an arms control agreement on missiles, with Moscow warning of a new arms race and the Trump ...
02:48, 08/23/2019

U.S. likely to toughen sanctions on Russia: secretary Perry U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Saturday that Washington will most likely continue to toughen sanctions on Russia after its annexation of Ukr...
17:32, 08/31/2019

Russia offers Turkey Su-57 after failed F-35 deal with U.S. Russian President Vladimir Putin is offering his military's new Sukhoi Su-57 fighter jet to Turkey, since the nation is no longer allowed to buy the n...
20:16, 08/28/2019

Russia: US senators claiming visa ban are on blacklist Russia’s foreign ministry says the two U.S. senators who claim that their visas applications were denied knew that they were on a list of officials ba...
19:48, 08/28/2019

What is Russia hiding after 'Skyfall' radioactive blast? After an explosion at a Russian missile-testing site led to a surge in radiation, five monitoring stations went offline. This did not happen by chance...
06:16, 08/24/2019

Russia Today puts Japan on the map, where New Zealand should be New channel apologises to New Zealanders for map mix-up that also labelled Papua New Guinea as South KoreaRussian news channel RT has apologised for a...
11:48, 08/24/2019

Russia's MTS currently has no plans to de-list from NYSE - shareholder Russia's top mobile phone operator MTS currently has no plans to de-list from the New York Stock Exchange, Vladimir Yevtushenkov, chairman of its par...
13:32, 08/27/2019

| Disgraced Russia footballers sentenced to prison A Moscow court has found twp Russian footballers guilty of hooliganism over a night of drunken assaults and sentenced them to a year and a half in pri...
17:32, 05/08/2019

No consensus on inviting Russia to G7 next year: Macron French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday G7 leaders had not reached a consensus on inviting Russia to next year's G7 summit in the United State...
02:32, 08/27/2019

Trump says others support his call to add Russia back into the G7 "We have a number of people that would like to see Russia back," Trump said when asked if there was an update about adding the former member to the gr...
17:00, 08/25/2019

US will ramp up Russia sanctions: Rick Perry The Trump administration is likely to continue tightening its sanctions on Russia for its 2014 annexation of Crimea, Energy Secretary Rick Perry said ...
03:32, 09/01/2019

Butina saw US political analysis as ‘valuable’ to Russia WASHINGTON (AP) — A Russian gun rights activist who admitted being a secret agent for the Kremlin says she believed Russian officials would consider h...
12:00, 05/10/2019

Yandex will stream every NHL game for free in Russia Over the last couple of years, we've seen more and more major tech companies step into sports streaming, from Facebook and Twitch to Twitter and ...
02:16, 09/06/2019

Inside Russia's secret aviation capital Its drooping, pointed nose and elegant fuselage instantly marks it out as a supersonic plane. But the majestic aircraft parked on a roundabout in Russ...
21:48, 09/05/2019

Russia Is Targeting Europe’s Elections. So Are Far-Right Copycats. Digital fingerprints link pro-Russian and anti-European websites, part of an online ecosystem that is sowing discord ahead of European elections this ...
10:16, 05/12/2019

Facebook deletes more accounts linked to Russia Facebook Inc said on Monday it had removed multiple pages, groups and accounts linked mostly to Russia that were used to spread misleading information...
20:32, 05/06/2019

Study confirms that, yes, a nuclear war between the US and Russia would be the end of days It might sound silly to think that a nuclear war between the United States and Russia would be anything but the apocalypse, but for scientists studyin...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Trump Reiterates That Russia Should Be Allowed to Rejoin the G-7 (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump says it would be appropriate for Russia to be readmitted to a group of the world’s major industrial ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Trump renews call for Russia to be readmitted to G-7 “I think it’s much more appropriate to have Russia in,” the president told reporters in the Oval Office on Tuesday, days before he is set to arrive in...
09:00, 08/21/2019

Venezuela's Maduro may visit Russia next month: RIA Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro may visit the Russian city of St Petersburg next month to attend an economic forum there, Russia's RIA news agency...
12:16, 05/06/2019

UK's Johnson says case yet to be made for Russia to rejoin G7 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he did not believe the case had yet been made for Russia to rejoin the G7 following its "provoc...
19:32, 08/21/2019

US to face Latvia in Fed Cup, Romania to play Russia The United States will face Latvia for a place in next year's Fed Cup finals, the first time the 'World Cup of Tennis' tournament syste...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Putin says Russia ‘will react accordingly’ after US missile tests Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said the United States’ testing of a new missile – which had been banned under a now-defunct arms treaty...
00:00, 08/22/2019

G7: Trump's demands for Russia's readmission cause row in Biarritz US president argues Putin should be included in discussions on Iran, Syria and North KoreaDonald Trump has rowed with his fellow G7 leaders over his d...
11:32, 08/26/2019

Pompeo tells Russia: no more election interference On his first trip to Russia as U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that he warned his Russian counterpart against any “unacceptable” Rus...
20:32, 05/14/2019

Russia's Alexei Navalny may have been poisoned: doctor A Russian doctor has said the opposition leader's symptoms suggest that he might have been targeted with a "toxic agent." Berlin has urged Moscow to r...
22:48, 07/29/2019

US Announces New Sanctions Against Russia Over Skripal Affair A fresh round of sanctions were imposed on Moscow Saturday by the United States over the 2018 poisoning of former double-agent Sergei Skripal in the U...
10:32, 08/03/2019

Russia & China Flex Military Muscle: Why Now? Vostok-2018 is the largest ever joint military exercise between Russia and China. ElliottWaveTV's Vadim Pokhlebkin asked our Global Market Perspective...
16:16, 05/01/2019

U.S. says it will test new missile now that arms treaty with Russia is done U.S. officials said they are no longer hamstrung and could now develop weapons systems previously banned under the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces t...
01:48, 08/03/2019

German government very concerned about arrests in Russia The German government said it was very concerned about Russian police arresting more than 1,000 people in Moscow on Saturday around a protest to deman...
14:16, 07/29/2019

Streetkid visions: Russia's Instagram star Former opioid addict Dmitry Markov posts evocative images of everyday Russian life on Instagram. Addiction, he says, ‘might be very useful for a photo...
15:00, 05/01/2019

You Can Read This Book in Russian, Except for the Parts About Russia The translation of Yuval Noah Harari’s “21 Lessons for the 21st Century” removed or altered passages critical of Putin’s administration, as well as re...
11:16, 07/30/2019

Russia says it wants a relationship with US on energy but 'ball not in our court' The International Energy Agency expects America to become the world's leading oil exporter, with its shale boom keeping a lid on the crude future...
21:48, 09/12/2019

UN urges Russia and Ukraine to step away from further confrontation at sea An “immediate de-escalation” of tensions is needed in the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea, the United Nations top political official has said, underlini...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Russia’s great firewall: is it meant to keep information in – or out? Vladimir Putin will soon sign the ‘sovereign internet’ bill to allow greater monitoring of traffic. But what are its other consequences?Earlier this y...
14:16, 05/01/2019

RPT-INSIGHT-How Russia contaminated $2.7 bln of oil exports to Europe It was a quiet Easter holiday at the offices of major European oil companies and refiners when an email in Russian landed. "What the hell does it say?...
08:48, 05/01/2019

U.S. hits Russia with new sanctions for Skripal poisoning President Donald Trump imposed new sanctions on Russia in connection with the poisoning of a former spy living in Britain that happened more than a ye...
17:48, 08/02/2019

IEA doubts Russia’s commitment to OPEC accord The Paris-based International Energy Agency on Friday cast doubt on whether Russia would meet its agreement with OPEC to cut crude oil output to suppo...
22:16, 04/28/2019

US: Russia convinced Maduro to stay in Venezuela US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said Maduro was ready to go into exile in Cuba but was persuaded by Russia to stay. President Donald Trump has c...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Russia hit with new sanctions for 2018 poisoning of ex-spy, daughter The US is imposing additional sanctions on Russia for its 2018 nerve-agent attack in the UK on a former Russian spy and his daughter. “This act endang...
17:00, 08/03/2019

Russia detains more than 1,000 people in opposition crackdown The protest, which authorities declared illegal beforehand, did not represent a major challenge to President Vladimir Putin and his allies who have th...
02:16, 07/28/2019

Putin Says Russia Will Spy on U.S. to Match Missile Development President Vladimir Putin ordered an increase in Russian spying on U.S. development of short- and intermediate-range missiles and said Russia would mat...
23:32, 08/05/2019

Russia reports ASF outbreak near its border with China An outbreak African Swine Fever (ASF) has been detected at a small farm in Russia's Primorsk region near its border with China, Russia's agriculture ...
17:32, 08/05/2019

Russia Protests Raise Pressure on Putin Police detained hundreds of people at a protest in the Russian capital demanding fair elections, as a recent wave of public discontent in Russia showe...
11:00, 08/05/2019

Russia investigated disappearance of suspected US spy as possible murder Oleg Smolenkov hadn’t been seen after he went on holiday in 2017, but Russian authorities concluded he had fled abroadThe CIA Russian spy drama curren...
22:32, 09/10/2019

U.S imposes new sanctions on Russia over Skripal poisoning U.S. President Donald Trump has imposed another round of sanctions on Russia over the poisoning of a former spy in Britain, the White House said on Fr...
19:48, 08/02/2019

Trump Adds to Sanctions on Russia Over Skripals It is the second round of sanctions by the United States in response to a botched attempt in March 2018 to fatally poison a former military intelligen...
06:48, 08/02/2019

Russia warns U.S. over 'aggressive' moves in Venezuela Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo by phone that further "aggressive steps" in Venezuela would be fraught...
19:16, 05/01/2019

GOP congressman claims Russia has nukes in Venezuela Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart says if the Maduro regime survives, it could be an open door for the Russians and Chinese to affect U.S. national security. &#...
18:00, 05/01/2019

| Russia to help Uganda develop nuclear energy Russia and Uganda have agreed to work together in the field of nuclear energy, the Russian nuclear agency Rosatom says, as Moscow seeks to strengthen ...
09:00, 09/19/2019

How Russia contaminated $2.7 billion of oil exports to Europe It was a quiet Easter holiday at the offices of major European oil companies and refiners when an email in Russian landed. "What the hell does it say?...
21:00, 04/30/2019

Trump: I’ll take political fallout from wanting Russia back in G-7 ​P​resident Trump on Monday ​defended his idea of possibly inviting Russia to next year’s G-7 meeting and said he’ll take any political he...
19:00, 08/26/2019

Oleg Smolenkov: alleged US spy who gave Russia the slip A Montenegro holiday reportedly provided cover for a defection that until this week had left little traceIn June 2017, the Kremlin aide Oleg Smolenkov...
13:16, 09/14/2019

Russia moves closer to pulling out of arms treaty with US MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has moved closer to suspending its participation in a key nuclear arms treaty. The State Duma on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to ...
13:48, 06/18/2019

| Russia, China warn US over sending 1 000 new troops to the Gulf The US is "pumping up tensions" and could open "Pandora's box" in the Middle East after announcing it will deploy 1 000 more troops to the already vol...
09:16, 06/19/2019

Russia, China block UN from saying NKorea violated sanctions UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. diplomats say Russia and China have blocked the U.N. Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea fr...
09:48, 06/19/2019

Lebanon to attend Russia-backed talks on Syria Lebanon's president says his country is eager to take part in Russia-backed political meetings on the Syrian war because it wants to monitor efforts t...
18:16, 06/19/2019

Venezuela’s Collapse Frays Its Economic Ties With Russia Russia has been a bulwark of support for Venezuela. But as that country’s economy crumbles, Russian state-owned businesses are pulling back to protect...
06:32, 06/18/2019

Russia accuses US of risking Syria ceasefire in Idlib Russian officials said the US launched an attack during a ceasefire "in violation of all agreements." The US justified the strike, saying it targeted ...
03:32, 09/02/2019

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes - media Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing m...
21:00, 09/13/2019

U.S. and Russia Blame Each Other for Warships’ Near Collision in East China Sea (WASHINGTON) — The U.S. and Russia accused each other of unsafe actions on Friday after an American guided-missile cruiser and a Russian destroy...
06:16, 06/08/2019

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes: reports Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing m...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Russia, China Vie for Influence as U.S. Plans Afghan Exit As the U.S. seeks an exit from the Afghan war, Central Asia is on the cusp of a new era, with Russia and China vying for influence in a region that wi...
18:16, 06/18/2019

Russia asks Interpol for help over alleged CIA mole's whereabouts Oleg Smolenkov reportedly taken to safety by US agents in 2017‘Interpol was presented with questions about his disappearance’Russia has asked the Unit...
10:16, 09/13/2019

Russia grants visa to Sen. Mike Lee after rebuffing other senators Sen. Mike Lee received a visa to travel to Russia this week, according to his spokesman, after the Kremlin previously denied visas to several of his c...
00:00, 09/04/2019

Merkel backs Ukraine's Zelenskiy in Russia dispute The Ukrainian president has vowed to push his country towards EU and NATO accession. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has backed his calls for maintain...
17:32, 06/18/2019

Russia warns the US not to provoke a war with Iran and 'show restraint' Russian officials have rounded on Washington's plans to send an extra 1,000 troops to the Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran, local news ...
17:00, 06/18/2019

AP Interview: Russia’s MiG sees drones as fighter jet future LE BOURGET, France (AP) — The head of Russia’s MiG warplane manufacturer says his company is entering the drone market, and sees pilotless fight...
20:32, 06/18/2019

Ukraine denies Russia prisoner swap finalized The president's office has denied reports that a prisoner exchange had already taken place. The deal — still under negotiation — could include filmmak...
23:32, 08/30/2019

Ex-U.S. Marine accused of spying by Russia asks Trump to help A former U.S. Marine held in Russia on suspicion of spying called on U.S. President Donald Trump and the leaders of Britain, Canada and Ireland to hel...
13:16, 06/20/2019

China's Huawei to start talks with Russia on using Avrora OS: RIA Chinese technology giant Huawei will start talks with officials at Russia's communications ministry this summer on the possibility of using Russia's A...
15:32, 06/21/2019

Senate tangles with Russia after Trump's overtures to Putin Tensions between Russia and the Senate are rising despite President Donald Trump's latest outreach to Moscow, with the Kremlin barring senators in bot...
19:32, 08/27/2019

Russia reportedly breached encrypted FBI comms in 2010 When the Obama administration kicked out Russian operatives and seized compounds, it might have been for more than their meddling in the 2016 presiden...
07:00, 09/17/2019

Russia Identifies 4 Radioactive Isotopes From Nuclear Accident The Russian authorities identified four isotopes released in a nuclear accident; outside experts say the fallout probably comprised a more complicated...
07:01, 08/27/2019

Georgia's Russia protests benefit Mikheil Saakashvili A visit by Russian parliamentarians to Georgia has sparked mass protests, injuring hundreds. Relations between the countries have been tense since bef...
23:48, 06/21/2019

India Looking To Raise Oil Imports From Russia: Union Minister India is looking at raising oil imports from Russia, its oil minister said on Tuesday, at a time of surging oil prices after an attack on Saudi Arabia...
17:01, 09/17/2019

Russia drops charges against investigative reporter after backlash Russian authorities have dropped a criminal case against investigative reporter Ivan Golunov, according to state media, after a fierce backlash that a...
17:16, 06/11/2019

Georgia Stages Protests While Its Relations With Russia Are in a Tailspin The latest demonstrations followed a decision by President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia to cancel all flights from Russia to Georgia starting on July 8...
05:16, 06/23/2019

"Better To Have Russia Inside Tent Than Outside": Trump Backs Putin At G7 President Donald Trump capped days of advocacy on behalf of Russian President Vladimir Putin by announcing here Monday that he intends to invite the l...
06:00, 08/28/2019

China's Huawei to start talks with Russia on using Avrora OS -RIA Chinese technology giant Huawei will start talks with officials at Russia's communications ministry this summer on the possibility of using Russia's A...
13:16, 06/21/2019

Russia accuses U.S. of pushing Iran situation to brink of war: RIA Russia accused the United States on Friday of deliberately stoking dangerous tensions around Iran and pushing the situation to the brink of war, the R...
12:00, 06/21/2019

American Accused of Spying in Russia Pleads for Help from Trump A corporate security officer and former Marine, charged with espionage in Russia, called on President Trump and other leaders to free him from a “poli...
17:16, 06/20/2019

Russia to Release First Whales Held in ‘Jail’ for Months After intervention by President Vladimir V. Putin, nearly 100 orcas and belugas will be released where they were caught with the intention of being so...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Russia denies visas to two U.S. senators, amid G7 tensions Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said Russia refused to grant them visas for a visit to Moscow next week, amid disagreement within Washington a...
07:16, 08/28/2019

Russia's ruling party takes a hit in Moscow election Russia's ruling party appears to have lost multiple seats in Moscow's city legislature, according to preliminary voting results reported by state news...
05:32, 09/10/2019

Russia Sanctions Froze His Fortune. Can the 4th Amendment Unlock It? A Manhattan investor and Trump donor with business ties to the heirs of Prince can’t get access to his money. A lawsuit says it amounts to an unreason...
21:32, 07/01/2019

Vladimir Putin: Sanctions hurt Europe more than Russia President Vladimir Putin has fielded a string of complaints from Russian citizens during his annual televised call-in show. Western sanctions and fall...
04:48, 06/21/2019

Anti-Russia protests turn violent in Georgia Riot police in Georgia have fired rubber bullets and tear gas as demonstrators tried to enter the national parliament building. A Russian lawmaker had...
11:32, 06/21/2019

Russia hosts Taliban delegation following collapse of US talks Insurgent group visits Moscow days after after Donald Trump declares US negotiations with Afghan group ‘dead’A Taliban delegation has held talks with ...
11:16, 09/15/2019

EU agrees to extend economic sanctions on Russia until 2020 European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to prolong until the end of January 2020 economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine, a sp...
23:32, 06/20/2019

Russia suspends police officers over detention of journalist Russian Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev said on Tuesday that an internal inquiry into the detention last week of investigative journalist Ivan ...
17:48, 06/11/2019

Russia and Ukraine Trade Prisoners, Each Releasing 35 People MOSCOW — Russia and Ukraine conducted a major prisoner exchange that freed 35 people detained in each country and flew them to the other, a deal...
22:16, 09/07/2019

Ukraine says panel has jurisdiction to hear Russia case THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Ukraine has accused Russia of “wholesale violations” of its mineral resources and fishing rights in the Blac...
13:48, 06/11/2019

Ukraine and Russia exchange prisoners in bid to improve relations A major prisoner exchange between Russia and Ukraine has seen 35 people detained in each country freed and then flown to the other, a move that could ...
19:16, 09/07/2019

IAAF denies promising Russia reinstatement for worlds MOSCOW (AP) — The IAAF has denied promising that Russia will be reinstated in time for the track and field world championships, after Russian state TV...
21:00, 06/13/2019

Trump congratulates Russia and Ukraine on prisoner swap U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday congratulated Russia and Ukraine on a long-awaited prisoner swap that could thaw a deep freeze in relations be...
17:48, 09/07/2019

| WATCH | Russia-Ukraine prisoner exchange underway A long-awaited exchange of prisoners between Moscow and Kiev has begun, Russian state television reports, broadcasting footage of buses leaving a jail...
16:16, 09/07/2019

Russia, Ukraine exchange prisoners in landmark deal Russia and Ukraine on Saturday exchanged 35 prisoners each to the other country, a move that could be a significant step toward easing Russia-Ukraine ...
15:16, 09/07/2019

In St. Petersburg Election, Russia’s Political Rot Is on Full Display A crony of President Vladimir V. Putin’s is a cinch to win in Sunday’s disputed elections, showcasing the farcical nature of Russian politics that ign...
13:16, 09/07/2019

European nations, Russia back new government in Moldova Five European nations have joined NATO in appealing for "calm and restraint" in Moldova, where a court installed an interim president who immediately ...
01:32, 06/11/2019

Families reunite in Russia-Ukraine prisoner exchange Each country releases 35 prisoners in biggest exchange since start of Crimea conflictKyiv and Moscow have exchanged dozens of prisoners in a dramatic ...
22:48, 09/07/2019

Mike Pompeo slams ‘egregious’ CNN report on spy in Russia Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday slammed a CNN report that a CIA asset in Russia was “exfiltrated” because the spy agency’s officials were wo...
21:32, 09/11/2019

Russia uncovers 40,000 year-old wolf head, preserved in ice About 40,000 years ago, a wolf died in what we know as Siberia. Now its severed head has been found, and because of the freezing conditions, it is so ...
19:32, 06/13/2019

Russia Targets Tinder as a Warning to Facebook and Twitter Tinder last week agreed to store data in Russia and comply with government information requests. Analysts say the regime was sending a message to othe...
14:32, 06/12/2019

Russia detains more than 600 people over election protest: monitor Russian police arrested more than 600 people on Saturday, including prominent activists, around a political protest in Moscow to demand that members o...
20:16, 07/27/2019

Ex-US informant working in Russia was ‘extracted’ from country: reports A former Russian spy who secretly fed the US information from the Kremlin for decades was extracted from his post by the Trump administration in 2017,...
07:33, 09/10/2019

Russia says it intercepted U.S., Swedish reconnaissance planes over Baltic Sea A Russian fighter plane intercepted U.S. and Swedish reconnaissance planes over the Baltic Sea near the Russian border, the Russian Defense Ministry s...
21:48, 06/12/2019

Russia says Facebook, Google had political ads on country’s election day MOSCOW – Russian state communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said tech giants Google and Facebook had allowed political advertising during Sunday...
21:48, 09/09/2019

France: EU and Russia must rebuild trust but too early to end sanctions France's foreign minister said on Monday Europe and Russia should try to overcome their mutual distrust and work toward improving relations but that i...
16:48, 09/09/2019

Russia Police Detain More Than 400 At Moscow Journalist Protest Russian police detained more than 400 people, including opposition politician Alexei Navalny, at a protest in Moscow on Wednesday calling for punishme...
01:32, 06/13/2019

Russia Says Facebook, Google Distributed Political Ads On Election Day Russian state communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said tech giants Google and Facebook had allowed political advertising during Sunday's regional ele...
18:00, 09/08/2019

Trump-Russia: House committee to see Mueller evidence Deal comes as Democrats weigh up impeachment proceedings against Donald TrumpThe House judiciary committee expects to receive the first files of under...
10:48, 06/11/2019

British satellite threat from near-misses with China and Russia British satellites are being put in danger by near-misses with those operated by the likes of Russia and China, a senior defence official has warned....
01:16, 09/12/2019

Russia warns NATO over US-Poland troop move Russia has warned NATO that US President Donald Trump's pledge to send 1,000 US troops to Poland will "destabilize" Europe. NATO forces in member Pola...
15:32, 06/14/2019

DW rejects accreditation threat from Russia's Duma parliament Russia is threatening to revoke DW's accreditation after it declined to accept an invitation to a parliamentary commission in Moscow. DW's Director Ge...
04:48, 09/05/2019

Russia jails two more protesters ahead of Moscow vote Russian courts handed out some of the longest sentences to opposition protesters since rallies began this summer. The demonstrators are demanding free...
04:48, 09/05/2019

Russia accused of ‘backsliding’ on doping reforms in track MONACO (AP) — Russia’s ban from international track and field has been extended over concerns it’s “backsliding” on doping ref...
16:16, 06/09/2019

Indian Astronauts To Be Trained By Russia For Gaganyaan Programme: PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that Russia will train the Indian astronauts for the country's ambitious manned space mission -- the Ga...
03:16, 09/05/2019

| Russia court hands first jail terms to protesters Two Russians have been sentenced to two and three years in jail respectively in the first major convictions over anti-government demonstrations this s...
01:32, 09/04/2019

Russia dismisses accusations of meddling in EU elections: newspaper An official from Russia's security council described as absurd accusations that Moscow used disinformation to sway voters towards right-wing parties i...
18:48, 06/16/2019

Russia Raids Offices and Homes of Political Opposition Nearly 200 homes and offices affiliated with opposition politician Alexei Navalny were searched in one of the biggest ever coordinated strikes against...
01:16, 09/13/2019

EU says Russia conducted 'sustained' election interference campaign The European Union already suspected that Russia was trying to disrupt its parliamentary elections through hacks and other online interference, and no...
22:16, 06/16/2019

| IAAF maintain ban on doping-tainted Russia - source Russia's participation at the Doha world championships remains on tenterhooks after the IAAF voted to maintain its ban on the track and field giants o...
00:00, 06/09/2019

The US Has Allegedly Placed Malware Deep in Russia's Power Grid The U.S. has deployed “American computer code” into Russian systems operating the nation’s power grid, the New York Times reported on Saturday, as par...
03:48, 06/16/2019

The US planted offensive malware in Russia's power grid The US appears to be acting on its promise to aggressively respond to cyberwarfare threats. New York Times sources say Cyber Command has planted offe...
23:16, 06/15/2019

Russia's Putin gives China's Xi ice cream on his 66th birthday Chinese President Xi Jinping celebrated his 66th birthday on Saturday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, who Xi considers a close friend and who g...
13:16, 06/15/2019

Trump: Ex-lawyer McGahn 'may have been confused' in Russia probe Former White House lawyer Don McGahn "may have been confused" during his testimony as part of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigati...
18:32, 06/14/2019

Reporter’s Arrest Sets Off Widespread Protests in Russia The sense that the police manufactured drug charges against a muckraking journalist, Ivan Golunov, has drawn rebukes from activists, celebrities and c...
18:00, 06/10/2019

The Communists Of Russia call for Chernobyl ban, lawsuit against creators Hot on the heels of the Russian government rebuking HBO’s Chernobyl and announcing it was developing its own series about the disaster, the Communists...
22:16, 06/14/2019

Police raids homes of opposition activists across Russia A senior associate of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny says police is raiding more than 150 homes and offices of their supporters in 43 Russia...
11:32, 09/12/2019

Russia's Novak: Opal ruling will affect three-way gas talks Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Thursday the decision by Europe's top court to curtail Gazprom's access to Nord Stream pipeline link O...
14:48, 09/12/2019

Rooms 50% off and ads in Russia: Sri Lanka woos tourists after attacks Sri Lanka's battered tourism industry is trying to woo visitors back to beaches deserted after deadly Easter bombings, slashing hotel rates and pushin...
12:00, 06/10/2019

U.S. Escalates Online Attacks on Russia’s Power Grid The Trump administration is using new authority to take more aggressive digital action in a warning to Moscow and in a demonstration of its abilities....
12:48, 06/15/2019