Russia

Leader of French far-right Front National (FN) party Marine Le Pen

Russia funds French National Front: is Moscow sowing European unrest?

One-Minute Read
Tue 25 Nov, AT 11:29

Russia has also reportedly lent money to Greece’s neofascist Golden Dawn, Italy’s Northern League and other anti-Europe parties

Sepp Blatter Fifa 2018 World Cup

Qatar World Cup gets all clear, but Fifa could fine English FA

First Reaction
Thu 13 Nov, AT 09:31

Report fails to finds enough evidence of corruption to strip Gulf state of 2022 tournament

Vladimir Putin

How to invest for the new Cold War

Personal Finance
Mon 15 Dec, AT 10:41

As political tensions create instability, investors should make sure their portfolios are able to cope with nasty surprises

Russia World Cup 2018 logo

2018 World Cup logo: Roger the Alien or Finding Nemo?

First Reaction
Thu 30 Oct, AT 13:43

The Sputnik inspired emblem has 'magic windows' - but not everyone is impressed

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'

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