(WASHINGTON) -- The United States on Thursday announced a sweeping series of sanctions against Russia over election interference, cyber hacking and other "harmful foreign activities," it said, including reports of Russia offering "bounties" for Taliban attacks against U.S. troops, and Russia's occupation and alleged... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday morning and proposed the two hold a summit in a third country "in the coming months to discuss the full range of issues facing the United States and Russia," according to the... Read More.
(MOSCOW) -- The jailed Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny has tested negative for the coronavirus after he was moved to his prison's medical bay to be treated for a respiratory illness, Navalny's lawyers said Wednesday, but the activist remains unwell and appears to be... Read More.
By Patrick Reevell, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- The Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny has declared a hunger strike in prison to protest what he says is authorities’ refusal to grant him access to proper medical treatment for severe back pain.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- Lawyers for Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny say they are concerned for his health and accused authorities of deliberately denying him medical care that has left him in significant pain.Navalny, known as... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- Lawyers for the Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny said they are concerned about his health in prison and have accused authorities of blocking access to him.Navalny, known as President Vladimir Putin’s fiercest... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has reacted to President Joe Biden calling him a "killer" by challenging Biden to take part in a conversation with him broadcast live online.“I’ve just thought of this... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- President Joe Biden sat down with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos for a wide-ranging interview Tuesday in which he said his message to migrants was to not come to the border and that New York Gov.... Read More.
BY: PATRICK REEVELL, ABC NEWS (MOSCOW) — When the Russian opposition politician Alexey Navalny returned to Russia in January, he threw down a gauntlet to president Vladimir Putin’s authority. It was challenge watched by the world as Navalny—having survived a nerve agent poisoning months... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- A Russian court ordered opposition leader Alexey Navalny be sent to a prison camp for two years and eight months, imprisoning President Vladimir Putin's fiercest critic despite an international outcry and protests in Russia... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MOSCOW) -- A Moscow court on Tuesday could order the imprisonment of opposition leader Alexey Navalny for up to three and a half years in what is widely seen as a test of whether the Kremlin is determined... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- Tens of thousands of people have joined protests across dozens of cities in Russia, demanding the release of Alexey Navalny, the Kremlin critic who was jailed last week after he returned to the country... Read More.