Russian election protesters give Vladimir Putin a scare

Talking Point Mon 12 Dec, AT 11:52

This is no ‘Russian spring’ – but it can only be a matter of time before democracy arrives

Medvedev: protesters are 'sheep getting fucked in the mouth'

Briefing Thu 8 Dec, AT 12:09

Rogue tweet comes as thousands of Russians vow to protest against alleged electoral fraud

Syria President Bashar al-Assad

Russia and China deserve praise for Syria veto

Point of View Thu 6 Oct, AT 09:25

Anyone who wishes for a peaceful world should welcome this double veto against UN sanctions

journalists Israel

Ivan Lewis should be careful what he wishes for

News Tue 27 Sep, AT 17:14

If Labour wants to muzzle British journalists, it might consider the regulations imposed by beacons of freedom such as Syria and Israel

Vladimir Putin

Has Putin had facelift to prepare for presidency?

One-Minute Read Mon 26 Sep, AT 16:22

Vladimir Putin looked ‘positively sleek’ at party conference, prompting speculation he’s undergone plastic surgery


Brics countries discuss aid for eurozone

News Wed 14 Sep, AT 11:33

Business digest: Leading emerging economies may buy up the debt of eurozone countries