There seems to be a faction of hawks around the president who want to maintain a condition of undeclared war with Russia and Iran.
The blockbuster story that an Israeli operative was plotting to whip up scandals to unseat British members of Parliament may sink like a stone.
On Monday, the United States government suspended talks with the Russian Federation on how to end the Syrian conflict but said the step didn't imply all joint activity would end.
The Russian press had been complaining that the West was ignoring its defeat of terrorism in Syria. But now it's saying that the U.S. and the Russian Federation are jointly planning to liberate the Syrian city.
The U.S. blogging company LiveJournal is showing an error message to users inside Russia who try to read the blog of Alexei Navalny, a prominent politician and critic of the Russian government.
The United States and Europe hit Russia with fresh sanctions for failing to stop soaring tensions in Ukraine, where a pro-Moscow mayor was shot and badly wounded and rebels seized another town.
Russia urges US to explain report CIA chief visited Kiev (via AFP) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday urged Washington to explain...