MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed a law allowing him to potentially hold onto power until 2036, a move that formalizes constitutional changes endorsed in a vote last...
A Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Sunday carrying Russia's first satellite for monitoring the Arctic's climate, the Roscosmos space agency said.
The Kremlin said that an invitation from Tesla boss Elon Musk for President Vladimir Putin to join him for a chat on social network Clubhouse had come to nothing and that Moscow had not received a response after seeking further details.
Poisoned Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny alleges in a new, viral video that Russian President Vladimir Putin owns an opulent billion dollar palace that was built with fraudulently obtained funds, according to reports.
Azerbaijan’s Turkish and Israeli drones are wiping out tanks, artillery, and soldiers as the Armenians lose ground in the disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Associates of Vladimir Putin's biggest critic say he was likely poisoned with Novichok by way of a water bottle in his hotel room.
Former Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats had suspicions that Russian President Vladimir Putin “had something on Trump,” according to excerpts of Bob Woodward’s forthcoming book “Rage."
German chemical weapons experts say tests show the 44-year-old was poisoned with a Soviet-era nerve agent.
In the standoff between anti-government protesters and "Europe's last dictator," Putin has offered the dictator his help, if things get "out of control."
Thousands of people took to the streets across Belarus on Sunday night, after longtime authoritarian leader Alexander Lukashenko claimed a sixth consecutive ...
Tens of thousands of people in Russia’s Far East marched in protests triggered by the arrest of a popular regional governor, but that have since morphed into a wave of growing dissatisfaction over social issues and the rule of President Vladimir Putin.
Intelligence sharing with Moscow is a one-way street, according to CIA veterans, but the Trump administration nevertheless saw it as a key step to a closer relationship.
The U.S. is moving forward with peace talks with the Taliban as lawmakers are demanding more information about reports that Russia offered payments to fighte...
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday mocked the U.S. embassy in Moscow for flying a rainbow flag in celebration of LGBTQ+ rights, suggesting the waving of the flag "revealed something about the people that work there," referencing the workers' sexual orientation.
ABC News’ Patrick Reevell reports on Russia’s passage of a constitutional referendum lifting limits on Vladimir Putin’s potential time in office, and concern...
Russian President Vladimir Putin is already one of the world's longest-serving leaders, and on Wednesday, voters paved the way for him to rule the country until 2036.
Event comes as country prepares to vote on constitutional changes that would allow Putin to remain in power until 2036
Vladimir Putin ordered a state of emergency as 20,000 tonnes of diesel fuel spilled into an Arctic Circle river
Russia has marked 75 years since victory over Nazi Germany in World War II with an aerial display over Moscow. The Victory Day celebrations were more subdued this year due to coronavirus. President Putin laid flowers at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow, but the traditional military parades have been postponed. Russia has nearly 200,000 confirmed coronavirus cases and is nearing the end of the sixth week of a nationwide lockdown. Read more about Russia's celebration here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020... Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.
Russian President Vladimir Putin could stay in power until 2036 after lawmakers on Tuesday voted in favor of a last-ditch proposal to reset the clock on the leader's presidential term limit.
Oil prices crashed after OPEC failed to strike a deal with their non-OPEC partners, and while most traders expected Russia to sway at the last moment, Moscow didn’t budge
The U.S. launched "defensive" strikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan, just days after signing a peace accord; the International Olympic Committee insists the Tokyo Games are on schedule despite coronavirus concerns; and Russian President Vladimir Putin is proposing a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. CBS News' Rylee Carlson rounds up world headlines from London.
The Turkish president has gone beyond proxy war to direct confrontation with Assad. And he has alienated all his allies, says foreign affairs commentator Simon Tisdall