Why Moscow May Not Respond To The Alleged Israeli Airstrike In Syria

How will Moscow respond to the alleged Israeli attack Thursday on a facility in northwestern Syria where the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad is said to have stockpiled chemical weapons and missiles? Read more

Russia Takes Over US Compound In Moscow In Retaliation Over Sanctions

Russian authorities on Wednesday took over a summer-house compound in Moscow leased by the US embassy, five days after the Kremlin ordered Washington to slash its diplomatic presence in Russia. Read more

Businessman Buried Alive By Moscow Gangsters Uses His Mobile To Call For Help

A businessman buried alive in a graveyard reportedly called his brother from his mobile to beg him to pay his debt and get him freed. Read more

Russia Probes Mysterious Death of Two North Korean Workers In Moscow Hotel

Five days after two North Koreans died at their lodgings in a hotel in the west of Moscow, speculation is growing in the Russian tabloids about the pair’s cause of death. Read more

Socialite Townhouse Flipper Janna Bullock Faces A Trial In Russia

Russia has kicked off the trial of a prominent New York real-estate developer and former Guggenheim Museum board member who is accused of stealing hundreds of millions of dollars in state funds to fuel her lavish lifestyle. Read more

Trail of Dead Russians

Former FBI special agent Clint Watts, testifying at the Senate Intelligence Committee’s hearing on Russian meddling in last year’s elections, had an arresting message for his interlocutors: “Follow the trail of dead Russians”, he said. Read more

Russian Chief Rabbi: France’s Jews Should Leave If Le Pen Wins

Russian Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar called on French Jews to leave their country if the far right politician Marine Le Pen is elected president next month. Read more

Russia Detains Opposition Leader Navalny Amid Nationwide Protests

MOSCOW — Russian police detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny in central Moscow on Sunday at a rally which Navalny had called to protest against corruption. Read more

Putin Critic Was Poisoned

The wife of well-known Kremlin critic Vladimir Kara-Murza, Jr., who fell critically ill last week in Moscow for the second time in two years, said doctors have diagnosed him with “acute poisoning by an undetermined substance.” Read more

Russian Spy Oleg Erovinkin Found Dead In Moscow

A FORMER KGB spy chief suspected of helping Brit spook Christopher Steele compile the Donald Trump ‘dirty dossier’ has been found dead in mysterious circumstances. Read more