United States

Russian spy Maria Butina pleads guilty in US court

Butina becomes the first Russian to be convicted of working to shape US policy during the 2016 election campaign.

Europe

Putin leads 25th anniversary celebrations of Russian constitution

As Russia observes 25th anniversary of its constitution, many activists say there is not much to celebrate.

Russia

Russia scoffs at US criticism of bomber deployment to Venezuela

Massive Tu-160 bomber is capable of carrying conventional or nuclear-tipped cruise missiles with a range of 5,550km.

Russia scoffs at US criticism of bomber deployment to Venezuela

Armenia

Polls close in Armenia's early parliamentary election

Vote is a test of the power shift in Armenia following the peaceful revolution earlier this year.

Syria's War

US accuses Russia, Syria of lying about Aleppo 'chemical attack'

Syrian opposition denied launching a poison gas attack in November, saying the government was trying to frame them.

US accuses Russia, Syria of lying about Aleppo 'chemical attack'

UpFront

Was the Brexit vote free and fair?

We discuss data theft, Russian interference, and illegal campaign spending during the Brexit referendum.

Was the Brexit vote free and fair?

Europe

Wife of Ukrainian officer appeals to Putin to release him

Vasili Soroka was one of 23 servicemen captured after three Ukrainian boats were fired upon in the Black Sea last month.

Opinion

Wag the dog in Ukraine?

What was the Kerch incident really about?

Leonid Ragozin

by Leonid Ragozin

Leonid Ragozin

United States

US gives Russia 60 days to comply with nuclear treaty

Pompeo says US will suspend its obligations under the treaty if Russia doesn't dismantle missiles the US says breach it.

Ukraine

Ukraine: Movement through Kerch strait 'partially restored'

Russia blocked the strategic strait last week and captured three Ukrainian ships and 24 crew members after a stand off.

Ukraine: Movement through Kerch strait 'partially restored'

Venezuela

Venezuela's Maduro is on his way to Russia to meet Putin

Maduro's visit is aimed at strengthening diplomatic relations and 'friendly ties between the brotherly nations'.

Venezuela's Maduro is on his way to Russia to meet Putin

United Kingdom

MI6 chief warns Russia: Don't underestimate the West

The head of British foreign intelligence set to deliver speech warning Russia should not underestimate UK capabilities.

MI6 chief warns Russia: Don't underestimate the West

Ukraine

Poroshenko for 'Normandy format' talks with Russia

Ukrainian leader says his country is ready to hold talks with Russia to de-escalate conflict in Kerch Strait.

Ukraine's Poroshenko for 'Normandy format' talks with Russia

Europe

3D printer to be sent to space for human organ trials

Russian company 3D Bioprinting Solutions was the first to successfully transplant a printed thyroid gland into a mouse.

Argentina

G20 Summit 2018: All the latest updates

G20 final communique reaffirms the group's commitment to further strengthening of the global financial safety net.

G20 Summit 2018: All the latest updates