The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is calling on Russian authorities to “stop harassing” reporters covering the terrorism case against journalist Svetlana Prokopyeva.
A hacking group allegedly linked to the Iranian government has targeted a U.S. presidential campaign, Microsoft says.
Prominent Iraqi Shi’ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr has called for the government to resign and for early elections as protests intensified across the country.
A second suspect has been arrested as part of a U.S. criminal case alleging that a Russian defense executive attempted to steal trade secrets from the aviation unit of General Electric.
A Russian court has sentenced two activists, Yan Sidorov and Vladislav Mordasov, to 6 1/2 years and 6 years and 7 months in a penal colony, respectively, over protests in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don in 2017.
A court in Moscow has rejected the appeal of a Russian blogger sentenced to five years in prison on charges of inciting violence against children of National Guard officers on Twitter.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he expects North Macedonia to become NATO’s 30th member before the end of the year.
Iran has rejected a French call for the release of a detained Franco-Iranian researcher, describing it as "unacceptable” interference in Iran’s internal affairs.
U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested that the White House should start its own news network to counter what he says is mainstream media's “hate” for the United States.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Moscow is helping China build a system warning about ballistic missile launches.
The Kremlin has said it is interested in an "all for all" prisoner exchange with Ukraine.
Russia's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned the Iranian ambassador to Moscow over the detention of a Russian journalist in Tehran.