Russian lawmaker Vladimir Zhirinovsky, long known for his fiery threats and outlandish bluster, has some advice for American voters: choose Donald Trump or there will be nuclear war.
Serbian and Russian airmen are staging joint exercises at Serbia's Batajnica airbase, as part of ongoing military cooperation between the two countries. (RFE/RL's Balkan Service)
Russian and Syrian air strikes have hit the Syrian city of Aleppo, just days before world powers are to meet for talks aimed at reestablishing a cease-fire in the war-torn country.
Russia says it will sign an agreement with India later this week for Moscow to deliver the advanced S-400 missile-defense system to New Delhi.
Russia says it has completed the delivery of S-300 air-defense missile systems to Iran.
Russia says it still sees a chance of holding a four-way summit on the Ukraine conflict next week.
This is Part 4 of a special Daily Vertical series on Vladimir Putin and The Ghosts Of Kremlins Past. (The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL.)
Russia says a mortar attack has targeted its embassy in the Syrian capital, Damascus, in the second such attack this month.
This is Part 4 of a special Daily Vertical series on Vladimir Putin and the ghosts of Kremlins past. (The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL.)
Russia's state-run oil firm Rosneft bought a majority stake in Bashneft for $5.2 billion, providing a major cash infusion to fill deficits in the Kremlin's budget.
Construction of the TurkStream natural gas pipeline in the Black Sea will begin next year, Russian Energy Minister Aleksandr Novak has said.
Recent large-scale Russian military exercises are not intended to threaten or send a signal to the West or other countries, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on October 12.