Anastasia Bazenkova

World 8 months ago

Eastern Ukraine Assassination Attempt: Power Struggle or Provocation?

Eastern Ukraine Assassination Attempt: Power Struggle or Provocation?

World 8 months ago

On Aug. 6 an explosion went off near the car of Igor Plotnitsky, the leader of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic (LPR) in eastern Ukraine. The incident, caused by an improvised explosive ...

Russia 10 months ago

What Does Brexit Mean for Russia?

What Does Brexit Mean for Russia?

Russia 10 months ago

52 percent of British people voted to leave the EU on Thursday and the result has already led to Prime Minister David Cameron's resignation and a free fall in global markets and ...

Business 10 months ago

Putin Mulls Sale of Rosneft Stakes to Chinese, Indian Companies

Putin Mulls Sale of Rosneft Stakes to Chinese, Indian Companies

Business 10 months ago

Russian President Vladimir Putin is considering selling a 19.5 percent stake in the Rosneft oil giant to companies in India and China to cover Russia's budget deficit.

Russia 10 months ago

Russian Activists Plan Rally for Orlando Shooting Victims

Russian Activists Plan Rally for Orlando Shooting Victims

Russia 10 months ago

Activists have appealed to Moscow City Hall for permission to hold a rally for the victims of the homophobic mass-shooting at an Orlando gay bar.

Business 10 months ago

SPIEF Day One: Highlights

SPIEF Day One: Highlights

Business 10 months ago

The first day of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum kicked off on Thursday, with 10,000 visitors joining political and business leaders at Russia's biggest economic event of the year.

Russia 10 months ago

Sports Minister Says Russian Football Fans Could Clash Again 'If Provoked'

Sports Minister Says Russian Football Fans Could Clash Again 'If Provoked'

Russia 10 months ago

Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says that he can't exclude further violence from Russian football fans in France due to the “numerous provocations” they face at the Euro 2016 tournament.

Russia 10 months ago

French Police Crack Down On Russian Football Fans After Marseille Violence

French Police Crack Down On Russian Football Fans After Marseille Violence

Russia 10 months ago

Russian football fans are facing police checks and a UEFA investigation after violent clashes with English supporters during the country's opening Euro 2016 match in Marseille on Saturday.

Russia 10 months ago

Putin Urges Global Authorities to Ensure Freedom Of Information

Putin Urges Global Authorities to Ensure Freedom Of Information

Russia 10 months ago

Russian President Vladimir Putin has urged governments around the world to protect the freedom of the press, the TASS news agency reported Tuesday.

Russia 10 months ago

U.S., Ukraine and Turkey Named as Russia's Main Enemies – Poll

U.S., Ukraine and Turkey Named as Russia's Main Enemies – Poll

Russia 10 months ago

Russian citizens have named the United States, Ukraine and Turkey as the country's greatest enemies, according to a poll by the independent Levada Center, the Vedomosti newspaper reported Thursday.

Russia 11 months ago

Putin Recommends Chaika For Reappointment as Prosecutor General

Putin Recommends Chaika For Reappointment as Prosecutor General

Russia 11 months ago

Russian President Vladimir Putin has recommended that Yury Chaika serve another five-year term as Prosecutor General, the RIA news agency reported.