Does Anyone in the Kremlin Care About Human Rights?
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Chris Matthews on Manafort Sentence: Is Putin Celebrating?
“This shows that the puppet strings go from Moscow to the White House and now down into the U.S. judiciary,” MSNBC analyst Malcolm Nance says.
Top Green Lawmaker Accused of Being ‘On the Kremlin’s Leash’
In a leaked email, Hautala, a vice president of the European Parliament, lashed out at Europe’s “obsession” with “targeting” Putin.
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Paul Whelan Spends a Very Unhappy Birthday in Moscow Prison
Whelan's brother cannot reach him on the phone, and his lawyer is not allowed to see him. Worse still, Whelan could be looking at decades more jail time.
Russia Blames Dems, Cheers Kim After Trump Summit Fail
President Trump may be getting advice from Putin about how to handle Kim Jong Un, but Russian state media make it clear the Kremlin's playing for Pyongyang.
Ukraine’s Elections Suffer From a Manafort Hangover
People are so sick of the kind of politics Manafort played in Ukraine, they've made actor-comedian Volodymyr Zelensky, a fresh face, the leading contender for president.
Trumpworld Lobbyists Sign Client Part-Owned by Ex Putin Aide
Among the owners: a Russian billionaire who’s done extensive business with Moscow’s military and intelligence agencies—and reportedly helped financially support Maria Butina.
Here’s How Putin’s Russia Is Rebuilding the Iron Curtain
Hardliners in the Kremlin and the military imagine they can return to the supposed glory days of the Soviet Union by trapping people and money inside Russia's borders.