by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 5, 2015
"We are already seeing the creation of a Stalinist-type state -- enormous power is concentrated in the hands of one man," Viktor Shmyrov said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 1, 2015 Updated: March 1, 2015
"The fact that they killed him is a message to frighten everyone, the brave and the not brave," Ilya Yashin, a member of Boris Nemtsov's Solidarity Party said.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on February 18, 2015
"We gave those protests our support, even though we live in Russia, because police violence and death have no nationality."
by Igor Volsky Posted on February 6, 2015 Updated: February 6, 2015
More than 4,800 people have been killed and 1.2 million displaced since April.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on November 25, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested that Saudi Arabia and the United States were trying to weaken the Russian economy by churning out a lot more oil than demand required, dropping the global price.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 10, 2014
"Some say that it has already begun."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 27, 2014 Updated: October 27, 2014
The Dark Prince might only help the Chocolate King win this weekend's election.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 30, 2014
A major trade deal is sparking controversy for potentially lowering food safety standards in Europe.
by Zack Ford Posted on September 26, 2014
The United Nations Human Rights Commission passed a resolution seeking to protect LGBT people from violence, but not everybody supported it.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on September 13, 2014 Updated: November 25, 2014
Exxon began drilling the first exploratory well in Russia's arctic Kara Sea last month, but that may have to stop after the new sanctions went into place on Friday