Politics

Manipulation of the news for propaganda purposes is not the prerogative of the west’s enemies. It’s vital to look at all media, including the UK’s, with a critical eye As tensions continue to escalate with Russia, increasing attention is being

A hack of Democratic party emails has been blamed by Hillary Clinton’s campaign team on Russian agents trying to help Republican Donald Trump. So are there really any links between the New York hotel developer and Moscow?. Several pundits have

The leaders stressed that Donbass “will not recognize the Ukrainian laws that have not been coordinated with its representatives and moreover will not hold elections in line with them” Peace in Donbass is possible only if the sides comply with

The foreign minister considers handing the ex-servicewoman over to Kiev the right decision as Moscow had to bring back its citizens sentenced on terrorism charges in Ukraine Savchenko’s release in exchange for Russian citizens was a right step, Russian Foreign

If the EU fails, the potential continental contagion would not spare Russia, writes Mary Dejevsky While international views of Britain’s referendum on EU membership are eagerly solicited and picked over, and Germans, Chinese and Americans may be quizzed by either

Vladimir Putin has set up Soviet military-patriotic movement ‘Young Army’ So far 104 schoolchildren have joined scheme that has echoes of cold war Critics drew parallels with Hitler Youth but Russia says it’s just about raising generation ‘ready to build

Russia’s foreign minister says President Vladimir Putin’s planned trip to China will give powerful new impulse to ties between the two nations. Speaking Tuesday at a Moscow conference, Sergey Lavrov described expanding ties with China as Russia’s top foreign policy

Tens of thousands of lives have been saved and a million people have received aid, thanks to Syria ceasefire established with Russia’s help, US Secretary of State John Kerry said. However, he was critical of Moscow’s ‘unworkable’ proposal to end