Obama and Putin during the 2013 G8 summit at Lough Erne
In Depth
24 Jun, 2015

US decides to move weapons onto Russia's doorstep as Vladimir Putin vows to bulk up his nuclear arsenal

One-Minute Read
03 Jun, 2015

Abandoning babies said to be a 'common occurrence' in Russia, even in the winter months

A Ukrainian soldier stands guard as residents collect food parcels
One-Minute Read
16 Apr, 2015

A number of officials with ties to ex-president Viktor Yanukovych have recently died in suspicious circumstances

Kim Jong-un and Vladimir Putin
In Depth
13 Mar, 2015

Kim Jong-un and Vladimir Putin forge a 'pariah alliance' to 'poke a finger' at America and the West

President Vladimir Putin
One-Minute Read
16 Mar, 2015

Putin makes his first public appearance in almost two weeks, but it hasn't put the rumours to rest

Russia's opposition supporters march in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov
03 Mar, 2015

Was Nemtsov killed by Islamists, the West, Putin's opponents or the Russian president himself?

Rally for Boris Nemtsov in Moscow
02 Mar, 2015

World leaders call for full and transparent investigation into murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov

Ukrainian government's forces in Eastern Ukraine
One-Minute Read
20 Feb, 2015

House of Lords committee accuses UK and EU of a 'catastrophic misreading' of the mood in Russia

UK Secretary of Defence Michael Fallon
One-Minute Read
19 Feb, 2015

Defence secretary warns that Russia poses a 'real and present danger' to the Baltic States

News Hub
03 Feb, 2015

Inquiry continues to hear 'some of the most astonishing evidence ever given in an English courtroom'