CIA Informant Who Provided Intel On Putin, Kremlin Was Extracted From Russia In 2017

CIA Informant Who Provided Intel On Putin, Kremlin Was Extracted From Russia In 2017

U.S. media have reported that the CIA in 2017 extracted a Russian who provided top-secret intelligence on President Vladimir Putin, including information about alleged Russian meddling in the U.S. 2016 presidential election.The New...
Navalny's Offices Searched In Cities Across Russia

Navalny’s Offices Searched In Cities Across Russia

Russian law enforcement officers have raided the offices of Kremlin critic Aleksei Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Foundation in several cities across Russia, according to his associates and human rights activists.Leonid Volkov, a project manager at...
Russia Still Holds Over 100 Crimean Tatars, Other Ukrainians

Russia Still Holds Over 100 Crimean Tatars, Other Ukrainians

KYIV -- Ukrainian and Russian officials are discussing the possible "liberation" of 113 Ukrainian nationals jailed in Russia, according to Ukrainian ombudswoman Lyudmyla Denisova.In a televised interview aired on September 10, Denisova said...
Ukrainian Director Sentsov Plans To 'Shoot Films And Live' Following Release From Russian Prison

Ukrainian Director Sentsov Plans To ‘Shoot Films And Live’ Following Release From Russian Prison

KYIV -- More than five years after his arrest in Crimea, and just three days after his release from Russian custody as part of a prisoner swap with Ukraine, filmmaker Oleh Sentsov says...
Ingush Activist Charged With Attacking Police Officer Kept In Pretrial Detention

Ingush Activist Charged With Attacking Police Officer Kept In Pretrial Detention

YESSENTUKI, Russia -- A Russian court has extended the pretrial detention of Zarifa Sautiyeva, an activist accused of assaulting a police officer during a protest in her native North Caucasus region of Ingushetia,...
Man Dies After Self-Immolation Protest Over Language Policies In Russia's Udmurtia

Man Dies After Self-Immolation Protest Over Language Policies In Russia’s Udmurtia

IZHEVSK, Russia -- A 79-year-old man who lit himself on fire protesting against Russia's language policies in the capital of the Volga region of Udmurtia has died. Media reports quoted medical personnel of a...
Ukraine Charges Retired Russian Soldier, Two Others In Crimean Tatar's Deadly Kidnapping

Ukraine Charges Retired Russian Soldier, Two Others In Crimean Tatar’s Deadly Kidnapping

Ukrainian authorities say they have identified the suspected kidnappers of a Crimean Tatar activist who was abducted in broad daylight more than five years ago as he protested Moscow's seizure of Crimea --...
Police In Siberia Violently Disperse Protest, Detain Two

Police In Siberia Violently Disperse Protest, Detain Two

ULAN-UDE, Russia -- Police have violently dispersed a protest and detained two men in the capital of Russia's Siberian region of Buryatia. Local lawmaker Bair Tsyrenov of the Communist Party and activist Dmitry Bairov...
Bulgaria Charges Former Lawmaker With Spying For Russia

Bulgaria Charges Former Lawmaker With Spying For Russia

SOFIA -- Nikolai Malinov, a former parliamentary deputy from the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) who now heads a pro-Russian nongovernmental organization, has been formally charged in Sofia with spying and laundering money for...
Pro-Kremlin Rapper Removes Music Video With Record Number Of Dislikes

Pro-Kremlin Rapper Removes Music Video With Record Number Of Dislikes

MOSCOW -- With breathtaking drone views of the Moscow skyline and scenes of the dynamic urban life unfolding below, Timati's latest music video was bound to get noticed. But it's unlikely that one of...
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