SWING AND A MISS
Britain Ducks the Chance to Hit Russia Where it Hurts
ON THE OTHER HAND
House Russia Probe Chief: Putin May Have Wanted Trump
On Monday, Republicans on the Intelligence Committee poo-pooed ‘Putin’s supposed preference for Trump.’ On Tuesday, the head of the Russia probe took a very different approach.
Ex-Spies: Kremlin Assassination Attempts Could Happen Here
The danger depends on certain variables, but it’s clear, present—and could happen here.
John Oliver Unloads on Putin, ‘CBS This Morning’
The ‘Last Week Tonight’ host took issue with the way several networks covered International Women’s Day.
Mystery Poison’s Trail May Lead From Spy in U.K. to Putin
Forensic detectives and military scientists have embarked on a complex trail of clues that could lead all the way from a quiet city in southwest England to Vladimir Putin.
Putin’s Re-Election Strategy: Nukes and Assassins
Emboldened by Trump’s weak response, Putin and his cronies are saying: ‘You know we did it, and you know and we know you’re not going to do anything about it.’
Exiled Russian Oligarch Khodorkovsky on the Real McMafia
The long-imprisoned tycoon and supporter of civil society spoke in London on the day that Putin restarted the nuclear arms race. Since then, another exile may have been poisoned.
SLEEPLESS IN MOSCOW
Putin’s Racist, Homophobic Get-Out-the-Vote Message
Meanwhile, the opposition’s supporters are in the streets remembering murdered leader Boris Nemtsov, and steeling themselves for what’s to come in the March 18 elections.