Siberian Shaman on Trek to ‘Cast Out’ Putin From the Kremlin Is Arrested

MOSCOW — Increasingly jittery over all forms of public protest, Russian security forces on Thursday cut…

1894: Germany Arrests Russian Official Accused of Spying

[FROM OUR SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT] BERLIN, Sept. 17 — I have received a number of details on…

In Rare Show of Defiance, Russian Celebrities Rally Behind Jailed Actor

MOSCOW — A growing number of Russian entertainers on Tuesday joined in a rare show of…

Russian Athletes Set to Remain ‘Neutral’ at Track Championships

A panel investigating Russian doping in track and field is unlikely to finish its work in…

Russia Raids Offices and Homes of Navalny Allies

MOSCOW — In a nationwide crackdown to prevent discontent in Moscow from spreading to far-flung regions,…

What Spy? Kremlin Mocks Aide Recruited by C.I.A. as a Boozy Nobody

MOSCOW — He drank too much, abandoned his sick, aged mother and — most important of…

Five Policy Clashes Between John Bolton and President Trump

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday fired his third national security adviser, John R. Bolton, as…

5 Policy Disagreements Between Trump and Bolton

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday fired his third national security adviser, John R. Bolton, as…

C.I.A. Informant Extracted From Russia Had Sent Secrets to U.S. for Decades

WASHINGTON — Decades ago, the C.I.A. recruited and carefully cultivated a midlevel Russian official who began…

Russia and Ukraine Exchange Dozens of Prisoners, Aiming to Defuse Tensions

MOSCOW — Russia and Ukraine began a long-anticipated swap of dozens of prisoners on Saturday, with…

In St. Petersburg Election, Russia’s Political Rot Is on Full Display

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Struggling to shake his image as a bumbling dolt before local elections…

Russia’s Playbook for Disrupting Democracy

Episode 13: ‘The Blueprint’ Producer/Director John Marks Russia’s brazen interference in the 2016 American presidential election…

Top Opposition Activists Are Arrested in Moscow After Wave of Protests

MOSCOW — A Russian lawyer in the forefront of recent street protests in Moscow was arrested…

In Poland, Where History Is a Weapon, Leaders Commemorate World War II

WESTERPLATTE, Poland — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia was not invited. President Trump abruptly canceled.…

A Rare Greenshank Is Spotted in Russia

One of the few things known about the Nordmann’s greenshank is that it is one of…