Maersk, the world's biggest shipping company, is preparing to send a cargo vessel through the Russian Arctic for the first time. This is how the passage compares to the traditional Suez Canal route.
In 2017, for the first time in 38 years, the number of declining democracies around the world matched that of advancing ones.
More than half of Russians say Moscow should intervene in neighboring countries when there are threats to ethnic Russians.
When it comes to Moscow’s alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Russians and Americans tend to have completely different opinions.
Fifty years after Warsaw Pact troops invaded Czechoslovakia, more Russians tend to say it was the right thing to do.
Fifty years ago, five Warsaw Pact nations invaded Czechoslovakia. Here are stories of four women who didn't hesitate to act bravely during these days.
In August 2018, the Russian ruble fell to its lowest level against the American dollar in two years.
The leaders of Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia, and Turkmenistan signed a convention
on the legal status and delimitation of the Caspian Sea.
According to a Levada poll, Russians’ opinions of the United States and European Union have significantly improved during the last month.
Czechs are way out in front when it comes to beer consumption.
Iceland, Lithuania, and Uzbekistan are the strictest in Europe and Central Asia, respectively, when it comes to the legal age to buy alcohol.
A recent report reveals that only 38% of Russians agree that everyone in the country enjoys the same basic human rights.