Russia

From Russia Today with love

October 9, 2018 11:29 am

I wish we were sophisticated enough to be a covert brainwashing exercise

Laughing at the ineptitude of some Russian spies ignores how dangerous most are

October 9, 2018 10:05 am

The GRU is not a maverick service

What Putin and Trump understand about UFC

October 9, 2018 8:48 am

There is no political correctness in cage fighting. But that’s not to say it’s not political

Of course Russians have a sense of humour – just look at the Salisbury ‘tourists’

September 27, 2018 6:36 am

The two Russians may not have been much of a joke. But British viewers fell on their lacklustre performance with delight

Putin is at it again – this time with the midterms

September 20, 2018 12:56 pm

If both Republicans and Democrats are being targeted, that’s because Putin doesn’t care who wins

What will Michael Cohen tell the FBI now?

August 22, 2018 11:04 am

As Manafort faces life in jail, he must regret not flipping on his old boss. Cohen did not make that mistake

How important is Christopher Steele’s libel win against the owners of a Russian bank?

August 21, 2018 6:43 pm

It is a well-known tactic of oligarchs to use the courts to try to silence critics

Did the Russian mafia help Trump along his way to the Oval Office?

August 15, 2018 5:18 pm

House of Trump, House of Putin by Craig Unger reviewed.

What if the dreaded ‘pee tape’ is real?

August 13, 2018 11:49 am

A small-town Colorado newspaper may have stumbled on news of Trump’s kompromat.

Why America’s détente with Putin makes Belarus nervous

August 2, 2018 11:13 am

‘If we don’t survive these years, if we will fail, it means we will have to become part of some other state, or they will simply wipe their feet on us.’

‘Has mom been tested for STDs?’ The Manaforts’ home life and why it matters

July 31, 2018 10:56 am

Hacked text messages containing several damaging stories about the former campaign manager can now be viewed by anyone with an internet connection

Trump betrays the elite sense that the US is always pure and democracy-loving

July 25, 2018 5:31 pm

Welcome to American post-exceptionalism .

Sheriff David Clarke’s Russian connection

July 21, 2018 2:35 pm

What connects Moscow, gun rights, and the Vice President? Cockburn has the answer...

Steve Bannon: ‘We have to end the Cold War with Russia’

July 18, 2018 6:38 pm

The former White House strategist thinks China poses a much greater threat.

Why did Trump choose to parrot Putin on Montenegro?

July 18, 2018 6:33 pm

The tiny Balkan country of scarcely more than 600,000 people is known mostly for its sunny Adriatic beaches - so why is Trump portraying it as a threat?

Two out of three ain’t bad: Jetlagged Trump’s European roadshow, reviewed

July 18, 2018 5:44 pm

Is the likeliest explanation of Trump’s U-turn really that he’s a Russian agent?

Trump’s fawning performance in Helsinki has only lent credence to the worst theories about him

July 18, 2018 3:04 am

The legacy of his presidency may be to fortify suspicions of Moscow and his chum Putin.

Donald Trump’s fight is against globalisation and the left – not Vladimir Putin

July 17, 2018 10:37 am

History somehow isn’t moving toward its predetermined end, and this has driven Western liberals completely mad. The theatrical overreaction to…

After flirting with Putin, is Trump putting ‘America first’?

July 16, 2018 8:09 pm

The Helsinki summit, which was intended to smooth relations with Moscow, is having the reverse effect.

What’s the purpose of Trump’s forthcoming meeting with Vladimir Putin?

July 13, 2018 4:44 pm

A diligent press corps is trying to force him to say what he will do or say when he meets his Russian chum. But Trump himself may not really know.

Do svidánija, NATO

July 9, 2018 6:16 pm

Until now, not one of our NATO allies believed the American President actively sought favour and approval from the leader of totalitarian Russia.

Why the Romanovs were doomed

July 6, 2018 3:48 pm

There never really was a moment when the Russian royal family might plausibly have been rescued.

What does Michael Cohen know?

July 3, 2018 12:41 am

He kept the President’s secrets about Russia as well as ‘the women.’

What are the odds of Trump going to jail?

June 25, 2018 6:07 pm

Runners and riders for Mueller’s next arrest.

What does the British government know about Trump and Russia?

June 21, 2018 2:44 pm

A British Member of Parliament thinks that the government has not always done all it can to assist the Mueller inquiry into whether Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia.