Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined at left by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., arrives to speak to reporters during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Friday that Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was due in Moscow soon for talks. Russia has been one of Maduro's biggest backers in the face of what it has described
A Russian court has released an actor from jail after a public backlash led by Moscow’s theatre community turned his case into a cause celebre. Pavel Ustinov, who was detained at last month’s anti-government
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian court on Friday began a hearing to decide whether to free an actor whose conviction over an opposition protest has sparked a public outcry, the daily Vedomosti newspaper reported.
MOSCOW — Struggling to calm bubbling discontent, the Russian authorities on Friday freed a jailed actor whose conviction just days earlier for a supposed attack on a police officer had prompted pickets
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian police on Thursday arrested a Siberian shaman who had become a media curiosity after embarking on a long trek to Moscow which he had promised would culminate in him driving Vladimir
MOSCOW — Increasingly jittery over all forms of public protest, Russian security forces on Thursday cut short a trek of thousands of miles to Moscow by a Siberian shaman who has been walking for six months