British police said they believe former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter likely first came into contact with a military-grade nerve agent at their front door.
Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic has spoken with Russian President Vladimir Putin about the “brutal attack” by Kosovar police against a senior Serb official earlier in the week.
U.S. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May in a phone call discussed the need to “dismantle” spying networks and prevent other illegal activities by Russia in their two countries, the White House says.
The son of the man who invented one of the world’s most well-known firearms, the AK-47 assault rifle, has died at the age of 75.
Two men have died in Altai Krai after the Siberian region was hit by severe flooding triggered by melting snow.
Poland has signed a $4.75 billion deal with the United States to buy Patriot air-defense missile systems as it seeks to beef up its forces amid increasingly aggressive moves by Russia in the region.
A senior Russian regional official says a demonstration in response to a Siberian shopping-mall fire that killed dozens of children was part of an effort to discredit authorities.
The Kremlin has said that President Vladimir Putin is still ready to hold a summit with U.S. counterpart Donald Trump despite the mass Western expulsions of Russian diplomats in a spy row.
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The head of a regional office of one of Russia's biggest human rights group has been severely beaten in an attack condemned by Amnesty International and that the group, Memorial, said was linked to his work.