Oil field

Oil price: can Russia cope with further falls?

One-Minute Read Mon 20 Oct, AT 15:19

Falling oil prices and western sanctions could force Vladimir Putin to curb his costly military plans

Lewis Hamilton, Vladimir Putin, Russian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton wins Russian GP as Putin crashes Jules Bianchi tributes

First Reaction Mon 13 Oct, AT 13:42

British driver wins ninth race of the season but politics overshadows tributes to Bianchi

The Mole

UK could join bombing runs against IS at end of next week

Fri 5 Sep, AT 10:52 The Mole

William Hague makes it clear that prior approval from Parliament would not be necessary

Canada and Russia clash in Ukraine Twitter spat

One-Minute Read Fri 29 Aug, AT 13:49

A pointed tweet claims Crimea for Russia and leaves eastern Ukraine 'conveniently unillustrated'

Russia is introducing a 'full embargo' on most food imports from EU, US, and other Western countries

Russia reacts to Western sanctions with food embargo

One-Minute Read Thu 7 Aug, AT 14:28

Putin retaliates in the latest round of the trade war, but knock-on effects will be felt in Russia too

The wreckage of a rocket lies on a street in Luhansk

Ukraine: refugees 'burnt alive' in rocket fire strike on convoy

One-Minute Read Mon 18 Aug, AT 13:30

Ukraine forces and pro-Russian rebels blame each other for attack outside eastern city of Luhansk

A column of Russian T-90 tanks rolls through Red Square

Nato 'unprepared' to repel Russian attack, MPs warn

One-Minute Read Thu 31 Jul, AT 11:04

UK defence watchdog says major overhaul is required to defend against cyber-warfare and 'irregular militias'

Robert Fox

Risk of serious conflict in Ukraine as Russians urge Putin: 'Be bold!'

Wed 30 Jul, AT 10:45 Robert Fox

Sanctions that tip Russia into recession only pile the pressure on Putin to grab what he can in Ukraine

A pro-Russian separatist at the MH17 crash-site in Ukraine

How much will sanctions on Russia cost the UK and EU?

First Reaction Tue 29 Jul, AT 11:22

European Union due to agree new sanctions after downing of flight MH17 and fighting in Ukraine

Mole

Tough sanctions against Russia – but what about Israel?

Tue 29 Jul, AT 10:07 The Mole

New measures risk a return to Cold War relations while some ask: why no action over Gaza crisis?

Pages