Articles Tagged 'Russia'
Russia’s Military Strength Now at Post-Cold War Peak, Report Says
(Bloomberg) — Russia’s military is now more capable than at any time since the end of the Cold War, a development that comes as Western… READ MORE
Putin nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Russian President Vladimir Putin was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, the Kremlin confirmed on Thursday.
The nomination from a group of Russian public figures… READ MORE
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny mocked Putin for suggesting that he poisoned himself
Russian President Vladimir Putin told French President Emmanuel Macron in a phone call that his top opponent, Alexei Navalny, may have poisoned himself with the… READ MORE
Venezuela’s Maduro proposes giving Russia COVID-19 vaccine to legislative candidates
CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday proposed administering a Russian coronavirus vaccine to nearly 15,000 candidates in upcoming legislative elections so that… READ MORE
Russia presses Germany for more detail on Navalny, urges ‘transparency’
MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Friday that it wanted dialogue with Germany over the case of opposition politician Alexei Navalny and that Russian… READ MORE
Hospital confirms Putin critic Alexey Navalny was poisoned
Doctors at a German hospital treating Alexey Navalny confirmed Monday that the vocal critic of Vladimir Putin was poisoned.
The Russian opposition leader had an… READ MORE
Putin says Russia has registered first coronavirus vaccine and daughter has taken it
Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed his country has registered a coronavirus vaccine and noted that one of his daughters has already been inoculated.
Putin announced… READ MORE
US, UK, and Canada accuse Russian intelligence of attempted coronavirus vaccine research theft
The United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada jointly accused Russian intelligence of likely attempting to hack into groups conducting COVID-19 vaccine development in all… READ MORE
Russia’s Putin appeals to patriotism as key vote reaches climax
All week, millions of Russians have been voting to reform their constitution, many using polling stations set up on tree stumps, park benches and even… READ MORE
Senate Republicans defend Trump’s response on Russian bounties
Senate Republicans are defending President Trump’s handling of intelligence claiming that Russia’s military intelligence units offered bounties to Taliban militants to kill U.S. troops, arguing… READ MORE