Vladimir Putin said US security guarantees would probably not be enough to persuade Pyongyang to shut its nuclear programme.
26 Apr 2019 10:55 AM
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia in late April for his first meeting with President Vladimir Putin.
18 Apr 2019 5:54 PM
Snowden fled to Russia in 2013 after leaking thousands of classified documents to media about the US government's surveilance activities.
11 Apr 2019 5:20 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed controversial laws that allow courts to fine and briefly jail people for showing disrespect.
19 Mar 2019 10:46 AM
The report did not offer a possible time frame for the procurement plans.
20 Feb 2019 3:02 PM
President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia was suspending its participation in a key Cold War-era missile treaty.
02 Feb 2019 4:56 PM
A Russian man was charged with faking documents to work as a hospital doctor after reportedly spending a decade in a psychiatric facility.
02 Feb 2019 11:48 AM
Afghanistan has long been suffering from unstable political, social and security issues.
20 Dec 2018 5:16 PM
Russia has accused US of inventing a false pretext to exit a treaty it wants to leave anyway so as to develop new missiles.
20 Dec 2018 1:11 PM
The incident occurred in Sheremetyevo airport at around 8pm on Tuesday as the plane was taking off on a flight to Athens.
21 Nov 2018 1:40 PM
On the list are Yulia Tymoshenko, a ex-PM who is among favourites for president in polls next year, and Interior Minister Arsen Avakov.
01 Nov 2018 3:22 PM
The warship had been successfully extracted from the dock before it completely sank.
30 Oct 2018 4:19 PM
Trump confirmed that US will pull out of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces treaty that it had signed with Russia.
21 Oct 2018 3:12 PM
Law enforcement officials said they were treating the incident, in which many of the victims were teenage pupils, as a terrorist attack.
17 Oct 2018 6:48 PM
Moscow has been negotiating to sell the S-400 long-range surface-to-air missiles to India for months.
03 Oct 2018 7:57 AM
Report says Chepiga is highly-decorated GRU officer with rank of colonel, who assumed identify of Ruslan Boshirov for undercover mission.
27 Sep 2018 1:06 PM
Russia said it would supply the Syrian army with an S-300 air defence system and would jam radars of hostile warplanes.
25 Sep 2018 1:28 PM
Russia has denied any responsibility for the shooting-down of the plane and has presented a number of theories pointing the finger at Kiev.
18 Sep 2018 3:01 PM
The fate of the military personnel is 'unknown,' the ministry said in a statement which was carried by Russian news agencies.
18 Sep 2018 12:57 PM
Human rights groups have said US-led coalition against Islamic State has used white phosphorous munitions over the course of Syria conflict.
10 Sep 2018 1:42 PM