A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to nine years in prison on fraud charges, in a ruling that will keep President Vladimir Putin's most prominent opponent out of active politics for years ahead.
The Ukrainian government has repeatedly condemned Russia for its bombardment of residential areas that the besieged country claims have no strategic military equipment. Today, following a Russian missile strike on the Retroville shopping center in Kyiv, t
With the exit of McDonald's (MCD) more than 800 restaurants from Russia, a fast-food chain called Uncle Vanya is looking to take up residency in the locations and has filed for a trademark that looks oddly similar to the iconic Golden Arches logo.
Russian state television suddenly cut away from President Vladimir Putin speaking at Moscow's packed Luzhniki stadium to mark the eighth anniversary of Crimea's annexation on Friday, showing patriotic songs being played at the event instead.