Investigation says Russian missile almost definitely downed MH17
The Dutch investigators stopped short of assigning blame, they'll let Dutch prosecutors do that instead.
US says Russia launched cruise missile strikes in Syria without giving advance notice
"We've seen increasingly unprofessional behavior from Russian forces," US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Thursday.
Here's how Vladimir Putin spent his 63rd birthday
He won at ice hockey, made a new best friend, and sent a whole new round of Russian bombs into Syria.
Syrian rebels call for regional alliance against Russia and Iran
More than 40 Syrian insurgent groups including the powerful Islamist faction Ahrar al-Sham have called on regional states to forge an alliance against Russia and Iran in Syria.
Assad says Russian air campaign vital to save Middle East
The United States, France and Britain say the Russian air strikes are aimed at propping up Assad after recent rebel advances.
This is what the Russians are saying about Moscow’s airstrikes in Syria
The Kremlin is waging a 'holy battle.'
Here's how Russia has been involved in Syria's civil war from the beginning
Airstrikes on Wednesday were Moscow's first military engagement in a distant theater of war since the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979.
Russia is launching airstrikes on Syria now, too
Soon it will be easier to list who isn’t bombing Syria than to list who is.
Russia seizes initiative in Syria
Russian President Vladimir Putin derided US efforts to end the Syria war, which has driven a tide of refugees into neighboring states and Europe.
For one shining moment, the US Embassy in Moscow was the best troll on Twitter
America made sure Putin isn’t the only meme in Moscow.
Russian troops are not in Syria, says Syria's ambassador to Moscow
Moscow admits having 'military experts' accompanying arms on the ground in Syria, but has not confirmed an increased military presence.
Putin grants Russian citizenship to US boxer Roy Jones Junior
The move is the latest example of the Kremlin publicizing cases of prominent Westerners who praise Russia or offer symbolic support for Putin's policies.
Crimeans tell Putin they love him. He says 'I love you' back
Vladimir Putin on Friday hosted Italy's former leader Silvio Berlusconi in Crimea, the highest-profile visit by a Western politician to the peninsula since its annexation.
Russian troops join combat in Syria, sources say
Russian forces have begun participating in military operations in Syria in support of government troops, three Lebanese sources told Reuters Wednesday.
Putin pumps iron to show Russians his healthy, wholesome side
The publicity stunt recalls previous shots of the Russian president shirtless riding a horse, flying a supersonic jet and hunting a tiger.
Ukraine is still at war, and its bloodiest battle isn't over
The year-long war in the east continues to grip the country despite two ceasefires and other diplomatic efforts to end the violence that's killed nearly 7,000 people.
Russia lifts Wikipedia ban after it edits drugs entry
Russia's media watchdog said Tuesday it had lifted a short-lived ban on Russian-language Wikipedia over an entry on a form of cannabis.
Whoever masterminded the Bangkok bombing was acting on home turf, police say
It's 'unlikely' that international terrorist groups were behind Monday's deadly bombing in Bangkok.
Russia's famously crooked courts are now going after foreigners
They're foreign citizens who've fallen afoul of the Kremlin and wound up on Russian soil to pay the price.
This German newspaper thought Russia might invade Berlin
Old habits die hard.
Russia bans, un-bans Reddit, continues streak of failing at the internet
It's not just Reddit.
Next on Russia’s blacklist: Foreign condoms?
Trade authorities think the country shouldn't spend Russia's public funds on foreign-made prophylactics.
It’s insanely expensive to bribe Russian officials these days
Want to beat that speeding ticket? It'll cost you double.
Putin’s pal Gerard Depardieu isn't the only foreign celeb on Ukraine's blacklist
Five hundred actors, musicians and other cultural figures who've shown Russia love may also get banned from entering Ukraine.
Islamic State recruiters are coming for Russia’s best and brightest
Officials hope hotlines and psychology courses will help.
Single Siberian migration peopled the Americas, DNA research shows
Scientists say Native American ancestors first reached the New World in a single migration from Siberia about 23,000 years ago.
New footage of MH17 crash site 'sickens' viewers a year on
The timing of the video's release is just uncanny.
The Iran deal is a really mixed bag for Russia
Moscow could run into new problems with the re-emerging oil power.
Russia’s Air Force is crashing and burning at an alarming rate
In little more than a month, it’s lost six planes in a variety of mishaps, from simple runway crashes to deadly disasters.
Can’t beat Russia? Ukraine's banks say just sue it
Privatbank and Oschadbank want to take legal action against Russia for annexing Crimea.
Russia vetoes UN draft resolution on Srebrenica 'genocide'
Britain had put forward the text, hoping the Security Council would formally recognize Europe's worst atrocity since World War II.