Prices on some basic goods jumped recently in Iran, setting off the most serious protests there since 2009.
A total of 65 media workers were killed, 326 imprisoned, and 54 were held hostage around the world in 2017. Here's where it's riskiest to be a journalist.
A Russian man uses Soviet-made lenses to reveal the magical world of snowflakes.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is famous for his hourslong annual press conferences. This year’s edition is set for December 14.
On the Moscow subway, 10 readers open up about the books they’ve chosen for their daily commute.
The photographers who captured 10 of the year's most powerful images tell the story behind the moment.
Thirty-five countries or territories around the world host U.S. military bases, while Russian bases can be found in nine countries.
The European Union has invested in Serbia seven times more than Russia since 2010. Here's where the money went.
This is how much you can drink, if you’re driving in Europe and beyond.
A Russian bill enabling the government to designate any foreign media outlet a "foreign agent" passed quickly through parliament and was signed by President Vladimir Putin on November 25.
Russia now has the highest share of fighters who joined Islamic State from March 2016 till August 2017.
Since Vladimir Putin came to power in 1999, he has shaken hands with four U.S. presidents. Here's a timeline of the Russian leader’s meetings with POTUS.