Why do Russian elites seem to be suffering so many sleepless nights in Putin’s third term?
The collapse of the Chinese regime is inevitable, but Xi Jinping is certainly not the equivalent of a Gorbachev.
Russia experienced its worst year in terms of human rights in since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, a rights group said.
Russian authorities arrested prominent opposition activists and dozens of protesters in the latest rally in Moscow against President Vladimir Putin.
A Russian law that expands on the meaning of high treason came into effect, alarming members of the opposition and human rights groups.
Several thousand Russian nationalists marched through Moscow on Sunday during President Vladimir Putin’s “National Unity Day” to push for tighter immigration rules and [...]
Russian protest leader Sergei Udaltsov was detained on Wednesday by Russian authorities for questioning
Tens of thousands of protesters turned out in Moscow and in other Russian cities, marching against President Vladimir Putin.
Iran’s president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has said he does not want to run for president after his current term ends, but an Iranian lawmaker accused him of planning a Vladimir [...]
Russian President Vladimir Putin was slammed by opposition critics as an especially opulent leader, who has numerous planes, palaces, yachts, and luxury cars, according to a [...]