Efforts to inject some of Russia's almost invariably pro-Kremlin regional and municipal legislatures with opposition-minded lawmakers ended in failure in Novosibirsk on Monday.
President Vladimir Putin on Sunday approved amendments to Russia’s naval doctrine that prioritize the development of Russian positions in strategic seas around the world, according to the Kremlin website.
Russia's Labor Ministry plans to raise the retirement pension age for state officials to 65 from 60, according to a statement published Monday, as the government scrambles to cut spending amid a recession.
Russia's military brass continues to ignore and sabotage orders from the top that it doesn't like, writes columnist Alexander Golts.
Ukraine's police denied accusations Monday from Russia's Federal Security Service that Ukrainian border guards had shot and injured a Russian man trying to take a selfie.
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