In an interview with filmmaker Oliver Stone, Russia's president explains his own perspective—which contrasts with what the American people have been allowed to hear.
Why won't the Republican presidential nominee let voters see his taxes? His excuse—that he is under audit—is bogus and raises suspicions about his relationship with the world's largest nation.
The Russian intervention in Syria substantially changed the conversation surrounding Vladimir Putin in the aftermath of the Crimea annexation.
A Brookings Institution panel explores whether closer alignment between Russia and China is changing international politics "to the disadvantage" of U.S., Europe and the rest of Asia.
Britain, Germany and France are all posting signs of dissent in the West.
The public assassination of one of Moscow's leading critics, just feet from the walls of the Kremlin, is a blow to the liberal opposition but, paradoxically, also shows that there are still remnants of political pluralism.The killing of one of Moscow's leading critics is a blow to the liberals but, paradoxically, also shows that politics are still being contested behind the facade of mass consensus for the regime.
What has the past year of war inside Ukraine been about?
President Obama tackled what was no doubt one of the more daunting items on his to-do list Tuesday when he called up his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, and presented his take on what Putin should do about Ukraine.
According to a survey that a Bloomberg contributor called "the most representative independent poll taken on the peninsula since its annexation," 82 percent of Crimeans fully support their region's inclusion in Russia rather than Ukraine, while only 4 percent spoke out against it.
Moscow's annexation of Crimea and its heavy interference in Ukraine have had a significant consequence for Russia's hydrocarbon industry.