THE first Bewick’s swan of the season has set off for the Arctic, signalling spring is near in the UK. Leho arrived at the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust in Wisbech, Cambs, in December but begun the 1,500-mile trip to Russia for his summer roost at 7am yes
The US Navy has two guided-missile destroyers in the Black Sea to counter Russian military buildup in the region.
The Black Sea has seen heightened tensions since Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula in 2014.
The last time the US sent multip
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders tried to finesse a weekend tweet from President Donald Trump blaming the FBI's Russia investigation for missing a tip about the Florida shooting, saying the agency should not focus on a "hoax in terms of investiga
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, seeking to blunt criticism that the Trump administration has not punished Russia over its 2016 election meddling, cryptically hinted Tuesday that an unpublicized action had already been taken.
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The White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders suggested on Tuesday that news reports will surface "in the coming days" demonstrating how "tough" President Donald Trump has been on Russia.
Sanders' took questions afte
ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Pro-Syrian government forces entered Syria's northwestern Afrin region on Tuesday to help a Kurdish militia there fend off a Turkish assault, raising the prospect of a wider escalation of the conflict.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. special counsel who is investigating alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election has charged an attorney with lying about his communications with Rick Gates, a former aide to Donald Trump's campaign.
Still smarting from the response to the indictments of 13 Russians over meddling in the 2016 election, President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday to argue that he’s been tougher on Russia than his predecessor Barack Obama. In multiple tweets, Tr
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Turkey has yet to issue a permit for Russia's Gazprom to start building the land-based part of the TurkStream gas pipeline, three sources familiar with the matter said, stoking fears the strategically important project will be delayed.
A top Syrian opposition figure says government forces along with Iran and Russia are committing a new "Holocaust" in rebel-held suburbs of the capital Damascus.
Mohammed Alloush of the Army of Islam told The Associated Press Tuesday
BLUE Whale is a twisted suicide challenge which appears to goad vulnerable teens into killing themselves. The horrifyingly dangerous game has been linked to at least 130 teen deaths across Russia and police in the UK have now started warning parents abou
Donald Trumphas continued to push the boundaries of the absurd by blamingBarack Obamafor not doing something he actually did which he himself is guilty of.Confused? Here’s the tweet.Obama was President up to, and beyond, the 2016 Election. So why di
DEPRAVED Russian parents filmed themselves having sex in front of their three-year-old daughter. Mum Yana Leonova, 23, and dad Nikolay Kostenevsky, 32, could face losing their parental rights after their sordid live stream recorded at their home in Yarosl
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in lauded Russia's participation at the Winter Games on Tuesday, saying it had "made our Olympics better", despite calls from some athletes and anti-doping agencies for Russians to be banned from competing
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Broadcasters around the world have beamed 14 percent more hours of programming from the Pyeongchang winter Olympics compared to the Sochi Games in Russia four years ago, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said o