“Enough already!” one critic of President Vladimir V. Putin said, worried that the accusations were helping the Kremlin polish the president’s image as a master strategist.
Lawyers for Michael T. Flynn, President Trump’s former national security adviser, are said to have terminated an information-sharing agreement with the president’s legal team.
Despite the conviction of Gen. Ratko Mladic for war crimes, Serbia’s collective memory of its role in the Yugoslav civil wars is more forgiving.
Longtime ties to Russia have led to some suggestions that Dana Rohrabacher, Republican of California, is a valued asset there. He has laughed it off, but now investigators are calling.
The release of a nuclear isotope traced to an area in the Ural Mountains was harmless, but Moscow’s reluctance to release data has spurred fears of future cover-ups.
President Vladimir Putin continues to dismiss his country’s well-documented cheating in recent Olympics.
The conference, to be held in the Russian resort of Sochi, reflected Russia’s increased influence in shaping the outcome of the Syria war.
President Trump came out in defense of Roy Moore, the Republican Senate candidate from Alabama. But when it’s not in his political interests, the benefit of the doubt might shift.
The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday announced lifetime bans of four Russian skeleton racers, including two who won medals at the 2014 Sochi Games.
With armored vehicles on streets, civilians fled a showdown between rival Moscow-backed political leaders in the breakaway Luhansk region.
A reader wonders why the president “took Mr. Moore’s word over the word of several women accusing him.”
Mr. Hvorostovsky escaped the street-gang life as a teenager in a grim Siberian city to become an international star.
Russian officials have said they want the Syrian leader’s support for political reform, but doubts remain about how much Moscow was willing or able to push.
The state weather service in Moscow acknowledged “extremely high pollution” in a region close to a sprawling Soviet-era nuclear plant.
The overture came soon after the Trump campaign was told of Russian “dirt” on Hillary Clinton. As Donald J. Trump neared the Republican nomination, Moscow tried repeatedly to contact his campaign.
It was the 10th time Russia had used its veto power to protect the Syrian government in the nearly seven-year-old war.
Alexander Ovechkin’s play for the Capitals has made him a cherished import, but his ties to Russia and President Vladimir V. Putin have raised eyebrows.
The decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency is expected to set off a frenzy of scrutiny and debate three months ahead of the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
Home from a 12-day trip to Asia with few concrete achievements, Mr. Trump made no significant announcements in what he had hyped as “a major statement.”
President Trump recapped 10 months of his foreign policy in a speech on Wednesday that contained several inaccurate claims.
The 200 days of fighting along the Volga River came to be a defining event of World War II. For a Russian conflict photographer, it remains a touchstone.
Researchers have found evidence that Russian-language or Kremlin-linked Twitter accounts pushed divisive messages in British politics, too.
The measure is said to be a response to a U.S. requirement imposed on the state-owned RT television network, but it is far broader in scope.
High levels of a substance called ruthenium 106 detected over the Continent have prompted concern about a possible cover-up by Moscow.
The chief of the National Cyber Security Center said Russia recently tried to hack into Britain’s energy, media and telecommunications industries.
Britain’s prime minister delivered a tough message to the Kremlin, while Trump babbled about Putin’s sincerity in denying cyberattacks.
Discussing Trump’s ties to Putin could give us a chance to raise the issues that matter most to us: corruption and inequality.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies being influenced by the president’s public pressure as he considers authorizing a new investigation of Hillary Clinton.
Members of the populist Five Star Movement, which came in No. 2 in regional voting, are neither real reformers nor harmless buffoons.
A firm with ties to President Vladimir V. Putin’s former boss in the Russian spy service has been employed to protect American diplomatic missions.
In a letter to the House Judiciary Committee, the Justice Department said it planned to pursue the possibility of appointing a special counsel to investigate the Uranium One deal.
The Justice Department is considering appointing a special counsel to investigate a 2010 decision by the Obama administration. Here’s why.
The degree to which he grovels before some of the world’s most unsavory leaders hurts U.S. credibility and influence.
A share sale will shift majority ownership of gun maker Kalashnikov Kontsern from a state holding company to private hands.
Readers say the president’s willingness to take the Russian president’s word shows him to be a rube, a cynic or a coward.
President Trump won’t acknowledge Russia’s crime, of which he was the beneficiary.
In a stream of tweets, he called those raising questions about Russia “haters and fools” and said he could call North Korea’s leader “short and fat.”
President Trump said, “Every time he sees me he says, ‘I didn’t do that,’ and I really believe that when he tells me that, he means it.”
President Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One that President Vladimir V. Putin’s reassurances that Russia did not meddle in the American election appeared sincere.
The $7 billion megaproject is the latest in a series of the type much beloved by President Vladimir V. Putin, broadcasting his claim to the Crimean peninsula and touting Russian engineering.
With RT agreeing to register, under protest, as a foreign agent in the United States, the Putin government is taking a hard look at CNN, Voice of America and Radio Liberty.
Testifying before a congressional committee, Mr. Schiller also said that he was not aware of Donald J. Trump participating in compromising activity on the 2013 trip, people familiar with the testimony said.
Investments held by the president’s ultra-wealthy advisers are buried in layers of shell companies, creating vast opportunities for conflicts while minimizing transparency.
The World Anti-Doping Agency now has a databank of drug tests from Moscow that Russian officials have refused to share.
Once a vital American war base, the city is host to an APEC summit where Vietnam will reaffirm warmer ties with the United States and seek help with China.
While attached to Russia by ethnicity and emotion, residents of Narva, Estonia, say they would never actually want to live there.
President Vladimir V. Putin said the penalties were part of a U.S. effort to disrupt the country’s 2018 presidential election “in response to our alleged interference in their elections.”
The dissident Russian band’s release deals with state surveillance and police brutality, with a cameo by Chloë Sevigny.
Moscow announced that the countries would restructure $3 billion in loans, potentially helping Caracas meet other obligations as it risks default.
Edmond Mulet, a veteran United Nations official who heads the panel, said Russian diplomats had regularly protested to him about its research methods.
With little more than a week before the chemical weapons panel’s mandate expires, doubts are growing about its future.
The Kremlin played down the celebrations, but the anniversary event drew supporters from Russia and around the world.
As the world’s moneyed princes, dictators and oligarchs look for more places to park their billions, mountains of money may be coming to Silicon Valley.
The very concept of “revolution,” sanctified in Soviet mythology, changed radically after the chaos and impoverishment of the 1990s.
Wilbur Ross, the commerce secretary, responded after business ties to Vladimir V. Putin’s inner circle were reported in coverage of leaked files called the Paradise Papers.
Records leaked from an offshore law firm show how the wealthy elite sidestep prohibitions on foreigners registering private planes in the United States.
Top Olympic leaders are said to be considering barring Russia’s flag and anthem from next year’s Winter Olympics in response to its doping violations.
On the 50th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, the youth of 1967 sent a message to those of 2017: “Stay true to Communism’s ideals.”
The events of October 1917 continue to shake the world today. And yet they almost didn’t take place.
He helped Putin’s man in Ukraine. Did he help Putin in the U.S.?
The police detained Moscow demonstrators who had apparently heeded the call of a right-wing movement timed near the Russian Revolution’s 100th anniversary.
Leaked files show that a state-controlled bank in Moscow helped to fuel Yuri Milner’s ascent in Silicon Valley, where the Russia investigation has put tech companies under scrutiny.
Wilbur Ross, the commerce secretary, retained investments in a shipping firm with business ties to Russian President Vladimir V. Putin’s inner circle.
President Trump promoted American military might and his own domestic record as he arrived in Japan to start a 12-day, five-country tour through Asia.
Carter Page, a former foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign, told House investigators he met with Russian government officials during a July 2016 trip to Moscow. He has long denied doing so.
Executives of Facebook, Twitter and Google faced questioning this week on Capitol Hill about Russia’s intrusions. But that is only a small fraction of the fraud on social media.
Amid ever-worsening ties between the U.S. and Russia, the two presidents could discuss North Korea, Ukraine, Syria and Russian election meddling.
Mr. Trump will meet Pacific Rim leaders in the Philippines on Nov. 14 in the longest tour of Asia by a president since 1991.
The listing is one of the largest by a Russian company since the Kremlin drew international condemnation and sanctions by annexing Crimea in 2014.
China’s goal is to dominate Eurasia by relegating Russia to a second-tier power.
The loss is another blow to the Islamic State and a sign of the resurgence of the Syrian army.
Court documents show an aide trumpeted his Russian connections in front of Donald J. Trump during the campaign, the first concrete evidence Mr. Trump was told of Russian ties.
The perils of using a word that sounds like a legal term but isn’t.
With Russian meddling making headlines, it’s trendy to bash social media companies. Instead, we should look in the mirror.
Ksenia Sobchak is presenting herself as a strong opponent to Russia’s president. Is she more of a puppet?
If President Trump fires the special counsel, will we rise up?
Some in the Conservative media are calling for the resignation of Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel who recently filed charges in the Trump-Russia investigation.
Vlada Dzyuba, a teenager from Perm, was working in China on a three-month contract when she died.
After months of avoiding a public debate about whether Russia helped tip the election, Republicans sought to portray the Kremlin-backed effort as a broader misinformation campaign.
To understand Vladimir Putin’s behavior, we have to actually understand his foreign policy.
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As he closed in on the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, Donald J. Trump named foreign policy advisers who are now under scrutiny for Russia ties.
How do bots and trolls work to infiltrate social media platforms and influence U.S. elections? We take a closer look at these insidious online pests to explain how they work.
It’s tempting to believe the worst about the Trump campaign. But it’s better to follow the facts.
George Papadopoulos, a Trump campaign adviser, was told the Russians had “dirt” on Hillary Clinton and “thousands of emails” and were “open for cooperation.”
“He could have kept running campaigns for the Yanukovychs of the world, and nobody would have cared,” said Hector T. Hoyos, one of Mr. Manafort’s friends and partners.
Robert Mueller hands a gangster administration its first indictments.
Republicans are demonstrating a striking degree of hypocrisy because of partisanship and “fake news.”
The charges come after months of investigation, but the timeline of activity that shaped the special counsel’s actions stretches back over two years.
A couple who survived an assassination attempt in June were attacked by a gunman spraying their car with bullets, killing the wife and injuring the husband.
President Putin unveiled the sculpture, but critics say memorializing past wrongs by past governments does not address current misdeeds.
The gravity of the threat may yet tempt the president to short-circuit the investigation by firing the special counsel or pardoning Paul Manafort or others.
The president and his allies say it’s old news. They’re wrong.
If so, it may mark the beginning of the unraveling of this presidency.
Here’s what to keep in mind.
The Kremlin has used the company to help Venezuela’s government avoid collapse as Moscow looks to project more economic and political sway.
The Washington Free Beacon, a website funded by a major G.O.P. donor, initially retained the firm that later conducted opposition research for Democrats.
The information that a Russian lawyer brought to a June 2016 meeting with Trump campaign aides had been discussed with a top Russian government official.
The list appeared to be an effort to mollify critics, including Senator John McCain of Arizona, who have criticized delays in imposing new sanctions.
American intelligence officials have linked the organizations, RT and Sputnik, to the Kremlin effort to disrupt the 2016 election.
The president is authorized to launch a nuclear strike at any time. Congress can change that.
With his love of brass, arches and color, Harry Nuriev creates environments that seem tailor-made for the social media aesthetic.