What follows is a murky story of a political ploy by the two governments to create a phony rationale for ousting Assange from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
Russian officials rebuke Donald Trump's announcement that the U.S. will abandon the 1987 agreement brokered by Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan.
Experts believe the Russian president may just be signaling what he wants, prompting ambitious individuals to scramble to win his favor.
Britain has charged two alleged agents of Russia’s military intelligence agency in absentia following an attack in March.
U.S. intelligence officials call the Russian bots and trolls testing the waters a top concern, but they haven’t uncovered a clear, coordinated effort to mess with the campaign.
Nice try, but no cigar.
An Associated Press review finds some truth in a set of memos accusing the Trump campaign of working with the Russian government. But libel complaints argue otherwise, and collusion remains an open question.
Ukrainian authorities' plot to stage the death of journalist Arkady Babchenko in order to pull off a sting operation draws astonishment and censure from various sources.
Among those taken into custody is organizer Alexei Navalny, the anti-corruption campaigner and Putin's most prominent foe.