TBILISI/MOSCOW Russia on Monday served notice to ex-Soviet Georgia it faces painful consequences if anti-Russian protests are not brought under control, saying it was tightening controls on wine imports that bring Georgia millions of dollars in revenue each year.
MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he was ready to hold talks with Donald Trump if that was what his U.S. counterpart wanted, but added that Trump's re-election campaign could complicate U.S.-Russia relations.
MOSCOW Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov was placed under two months' house arrest in Moscow on Saturday while he is investigated for drug peddling, as a court rejected a request from investigators to hold him in custody.
MOSCOW Two Chinese companies signed agreements with Russia's Novatek on Thursday to buy a combined 20 percent stake in its new liquefied natural gas project, Arctic LNG 2.
Wladiwostok Russlands Präsident Wladimir Putin wirbt nach seinem ersten Gipfel mit dem nordkoreanischen Machthaber Kim Jong Un für internationale Sicherheitsgarantien für dessen Land.
MOSCOW Russian grocery chain Magnit has made a $1.78 billion non-binding and indicative proposal to smaller competitor Lenta, topping a rival offer from Russian steel magnate Alexey Mordashov, Lenta said on Friday.
MOSCOW The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Friday it would lift the ban on Russian Para athletes by March 15, but only under certain conditions.
MOSCOW Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro accused Donald Trump of ordering neighbouring Colombia's government to kill him, but said he was open to the possibility of talks with the U.S. leader and his own domestic foes.
Brüssel/Moskau/Caracas Nach den USA erhöhen auch andere westliche Staaten den Druck auf Venezuelas sozialistischen Präsidenten Nicolas Maduro.
Moskau/Caracas Die Staatskrise in Venezuela droht zu einem neuen Konflikt zwischen den USA und Russland zu werden.