French artist Yann Arthus Bertrand has two exhibits on show at the Moscow Multimedia Arts Museum Ч "6 Billion Others," video exhibition of people from all over the world answering universal questions, and the photo exhibit "Of Forests and People."
Turkish President Recep Erdogan has challenged President Putin to prove allegations that Turkey downed a Russian jet to protect oil supplies from the Islamic State, or resign from his post, TASS reported Monday.
The body of Oleg Peshkov Ч the Russian pilot killed after his Su-24 bomber was shot down by Turkish forces on the Turkish-Syrian border on Nov. 24 Ч was flown back to Russia on Monday, Russian media reported.
Poland has the right to take down Soviet-era monuments, the Polish Ambassador to Russia said after the Russian Foreign Ministry issued a protest against the dismantling of a Red Army memorial in the Polish city of Mielec.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has pardoned Vladimir Starkov in order to exchange him for an Ukrainian soldier held by pro-Russian separatists, Russian and Ukrainian media reported on Tuesday morning.
Russia plans to impose sanctions and freeze investment projects in Turkey in response to its downing of a Russian warplane on the Turkish-Syrian border, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev was quoted as saying.
The U.S. Treasury Department on Wednesday announced sanctions against a Russian businessman who heads the World Chess Federation, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, accusing him of assisting Syrian President Bashar Assad.