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1,600 opposition activists arrested in Russia before Putin’s 4th inauguration

As Russian President Vladimir Putin's election was widely considered rigged, opposition activist Alexei Navalny, who was arrested on Saturday, has called on activists to...

McCain slams trump for congratulating Putin on winning ‘sham elections’

US President Donald Trump congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin for his reelection for a fourth term, despite being reportedly briefed by his aides to...

Russians head to polls as Putin prepares for 4th term

Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to win his fourth term in the Kremlin, according to opinion polls. The polling stations opened Sunday morning...

Putin: Jews with Russian citizenship may have been behind meddling in US election

Russian President Vladimir Putin told an American journalist that he “couldn’t care less” if Russian citizens interfered in the 2016 US presidential election. When...

Putin announces new generation of nuclear-capable weapons immune to interception

In a two-hour long speech in Moscow on Thursday, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin announced his country has developed a new generation of nuclear-capable weapons...

Putin jokes he will become a farmer if he loses 2018 presidential election

While visiting an agricultural equipment factory on Thursday, the incumbent Russian president joked that he would turn to farming if he loses the 2018...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrested at anti-Putin rally in Moscow

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was arrested on Sunday after arriving at a protest against Russian President Vladimir Putin and the upcoming presidential election,...

Navalny calls for boycotting Russian election after being disqualified from race

Alexei Navalny, who challenged Russian President Vladimir Putin's leadership, has been banned from running in the country's upcoming presidential election. Navalny's supporters claim that...