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Miss Crimea Fined for Singing Patriotic Ukrainian Song
Russian authorities have fined the winner of this year's Miss Crimea beauty pageant, Olga Valeyeva, after video emerged of her singing a patriotic Ukrainian...
'Good physical training'
Belarus Strongman Says Pupils Should Harvest Potatoes
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko, who once touted vodka and saunas to ward off Covid-19, said on Monday that schoolchildren in the ex-Soviet...
Russia Gives Occupied Ukraine Residents 1 Month to Choose Allegiance
Ukrainians who have fled their country's occupied regions annexed by Moscow have one month to accept or reject Russian citizenship, Russia’s Foreign...
'we will keep flying'
Russia Space Agency Seeking to Extend ISS Participation Past 2024 – Official
Russia's space agency is discussing with Moscow a continuation of its participation in the International Space Station past 2024, a Roscosmos official...
Russia Sends ‘Signal to West’ With Nuclear Maneuvers
The Russian military’s movements of nuclear-capable assets appear to be intended to send a “signal” to the West amid its losses in Ukraine...
Ukraine War: As It's Happening
The latest breaking news and developments in Russia's deadly attack on Ukraine.
Elon Musk in Row With Zelensky Over Russia 'Peace Plan'
U.S. billionaire Elon Musk was embroiled in a social media spat with Ukrainian officials including President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday over his ideas...
At Least 6 Russian Military Recruits Die Amid Mobilization – Reports
At least six newly mobilized Russian soldiers have died since the start of the country’s “partial” mobilization for the war in Ukraine...
In Photos: Russians Fleeing Putin's Draft Queue at Georgian Border
Nearly two weeks into Russian President Vladimir Putin's "partial" mobilization for the war in Ukraine, crowds of Russians seeking to escape the draft...
house arrest escape
Russia Adds State TV Protester Ovsyannikova to Wanted List
Russian authorities on Monday placed Marina Ovsyannikova, the former state TV journalist who denounced the Kremlin's invasion of Ukraine on-air, on the...
‘We Cannot Win’: Russia’s Military Veterans Opposing The Ukraine War
After retiring from the Russian Air Force at the rank of lieutenant-colonel, Vitaly Votanovsky got involved in political activism in the southern Russian...
'time to prove themselves'
Chechen Leader Kadyrov Says Sending Teenage Sons to Ukraine War
Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov said Monday he would send his teenage sons, including his 14-year-old son Adam, to fight in Ukraine. “It's time to...
to be determined
Russia to 'Consult' Locals on Annexed Ukraine Regions' Borders – Kremlin
Russia plans to confer with residents in two Moscow-annexed regions in Ukraine while determining the exact borders of the areas to be integrated into Russia...
Elderly Russian Scientist Accused of Treason Dies Under House Arrest
An elderly Russian scientist accused of passing state secrets to China as a guest university lecturer died Sunday under house arrest, his lawyers said...
Wrongful Mobilization Hits 50% in Far East Russian Region
Around half of those recruited into the Russian military from Far Eastern Russia's Khabarovsk region had been sent home due to wrongful mobilization, the...
Ukraine Says Key Eastern Town 'Cleared' of Russian Troops
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky said Sunday that Lyman, a key town located in one of four Ukrainian regions annexed by Russia, had been "cleared"...
Fall of Ukraine Rail Hub Threatens Russian War Gains
As Russian troops retreat after losing the key Ukrainian town of Lyman they need to set up a new frontline to protect their dwindling gains — but...
European Heads Condemn Russian Annexations in Ukraine
The presidents of nine NATO countries in central and eastern Europe declared on Sunday they would never recognise the annexation by Russia of Ukrainian...
Russian Migration Shakes Up Armenian Economy, Society
YEREVAN, Armenia — Igor landed at Yerevan’s Zvartnots airport from Moscow on Tuesday, looking bewildered after his knee-jerk decision to flee...
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