Pence: We will hold Russia accountable

US Vice President Mike Pence promises to support NATO, hold Russia 'accountable,' says NATO members should increase defense budgets.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 7:00 PM

Israeli envoy: Russia nixed revised anti-Semitism definition

Israeli ambassador in Moscow criticizes Russia for blocking adoption of international definition of anti-Semitism.JTA, Wednesday, 5:16 PM

Members of Trump's campaign contacted Russia ahead of elections

FBI investigates former & current US officials, finds phone records showing Trump campaign contacted Russia prior to elections.Chana Roberts, Wednesday, 7:02 AM

Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says President Trump taking strong stand against Russian occupation of Crimea, actions in Ukraine.Gary Willig, 2/14/2017, 8:47 PM

Russian lawmaker accuses Jews of boiling Christians in cauldrons

Pro-Kremlin lawmaker claims ancestors of Jews boiled Christians in cauldrons and fed them to wild animals.AFP, 2/13/2017, 7:57 PM

Russia: American Chabad rabbi a security risk, must leave

An American rabbi who has worked for the Chabad movement in Russia since 2002 says he and his family are facing deportation.JTA, 2/8/2017, 4:16 PM

Samaria yeshiva gets new Torah scroll

Russian Jews donate new Torah scroll to Chabad yeshiva in Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 2/6/2017, 3:39 PM

Russia slams Fox News over 'killer Putin' comment

Kremlin demands formal apology from Fox News host Bill O'Reilly, after he called Putin 'a killer' during interview with President Trump.David Rosenberg, 2/6/2017, 1:32 PM

Rex Tillerson confirmed as Secretary of State

The Senate confirmed Wednesday Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State by a 56 to 43 vote despite concerns about his commercial ties to Russia.Yoel Domb, 2/1/2017, 10:46 PM

Soviet leader warns: The world is preparing for war

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warns world is preparing for war, calls on Trump, Putin to forbid use of nuclear weapons.Chana Roberts, 1/28/2017, 10:13 PM

Immigration to Israel declined in 2016

13% drop in rate of immigration to Israel in 2016.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2017, 7:50 AM

Russian lawmaker: Jews still seeking to destroy our churches

Deputy speaker of Russian parliament hints Jews are using their positions in media and government to bring down Russian churches.JTA, 1/26/2017, 5:58 AM

PA factions at Russian confab call for unity government

Representatives of the parties in the PA, including Hamas and other terrorist groups, agree to call for unity government in Moscow talks.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2017, 8:42 PM

Trump: Clapper confirmed report against me is fake

President-elect says National Intelligence Director called him to denounce report claiming Russians had compromising information on Trump.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2017, 4:05 PM

Report: Author of dossier against Trump goes into hiding

Author of dossier containing unverified allegations about President-elect Donald Trump reportedly fears Russian backlash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2017, 7:57 AM

Report: Former MI6 officer produced dossier on Trump

Christopher Steele, a former British intelligence officer, allegedly authored dossier on Trump’s activities and connections in Russia.Ben Ariel, 1/12/2017, 2:07 AM

Trump doubles down on 'Nazi' tweet at news conference

President-elect defends tweet comparing the leak of a dossier containing allegations about him to the actions of Nazi Germany.JTA, 1/12/2017, 1:58 AM

Trump: Are we living in Nazi Germany?

President-elect slams intelligence officials for reportedly leaking claims Russia had compromising information on him.David Rosenberg, 1/11/2017, 3:10 PM

Russia: We have no damaging material on Trump

Kremlin denies report by British spy that Russian officials are holding potentially damaging information on US President-elect Trump.David Rosenberg, 1/11/2017, 12:35 PM

Russia claims to have 'sensitive information' on Trump

US intelligence presents Obama and Trump with classified report claiming Russia has 'compromising information' about the President-elect.Chana Roberts, 1/11/2017, 10:32 AM

Do Russian hackers have compromising info on Trump?

Trump presented with intelligence documents showing that Russian operatives may have compromising information about him.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2017, 2:08 AM

Trump accepts intelligence assessment on Russian hacking

Trump's chief of staff says he accepts intelligence conclusion that Russia engaged in cyber attacks during the presidential election.Ben Ariel, 1/9/2017, 4:38 AM

Erekat: Abbas willing to meet Netanyahu in Moscow

PLO Secretary-General says PA chairman is willing to attend a three-way peace summit in the Russian capital.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2017, 6:29 AM

Trump slams 'stupid' people who don't want good ties with Russia

Trump responds to Obama's Russia sanctions, says 'only fools' would think good US-Russia relationship is bad.Chana Roberts, 1/7/2017, 6:33 PM

Russian diplomats leave US

35 Russian diplomats expelled by President Obama leave US with families on private plane from Dulles International Airport.Gary Willig, 1/2/2017, 12:14 AM

Trump promises to disclose details on alleged Russian hacking

President-elect questions reliability of US intelligence agencies which blame Russia for hacks, says he will disclose new info this week.Gary Willig, 1/1/2017, 7:34 PM

Russia gets UN backing for Syria truce

Russia secures unanimous UN support for Kazakhstan talks.AFP, 12/31/2016, 11:03 PM

Russia seeks UN backing for Syria truce

While Syria ceasefire holds, Russia pushes for UN intervention.AFP, 12/31/2016, 6:09 PM

Russia pushes UN resolution on Syria ceasefire

Russia submits a draft resolution to the UN Security Council supporting the ceasefire it helped broker in Syria, as well as peace talks.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/30/2016, 9:51 PM

Russia: Kerry's speech doesn't help peace

Russia's Foreign Ministry wonders why Kerry didn't raise his concerns about Israel-PA peace until weeks before the end of his term.Elad Benari, 12/30/2016, 6:09 AM

Ceasefire in Syria takes effect

New nationwide ceasefire in Syria brokered by Russia and Turkey takes effect in a potentially major breakthrough in the conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2016, 1:09 AM

US to expel 35 Russian diplomats over election hacking

US to expel 35 Russian diplomats, close 2 Russian compounds, in response to allegations Russia hacked the DNC to hurt Hillary Clinton.Gary Willig, 12/29/2016, 9:54 PM

Aliyah dips 13% overall despite reaching 10 year high in Russia

Aliyah from Russia reaches 10 year high as aliyah numbers from rest of world decrease in 2016.JTA, 12/29/2016, 3:25 PM

Turkish FM: Ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment'

Turkish Foreign Minister says ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment.'Mordechai Sones, 12/29/2016, 12:05 PM

Turkey and Russia broker ceasefire in all of Syria

Turkey and Russia have agreed to a ceasefire plan for all of Syria that should come into force at midnight Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2016, 10:17 AM

Russia's chief rabbi meets head of Austria's Freedom Party

Rabbis in Vienna condemn the chief rabbi of Russia for meeting the head of Austria's far-right Freedom Party.JTA, 12/28/2016, 4:26 AM

Russia: Only direct talks can bring peace

Russia says the only way to achieve peace is through direct Israel-PA negotiations, affirms readiness to host Netanyahu and Abbas.Elad Benari, 12/27/2016, 4:11 AM

Search teams find wreckage, bodies, from Russian plane crash

Search teams have begun to retrieve bodies of passengers who perished in Russian plane crash. Russia believes there were no survivors.Gary Willig, 12/26/2016, 7:44 PM

Russian official: Plane crash caused by error, not terror

Russian Transportation Minister says Sunday's plane crash caused by technical issue or human error.Eliran Aharon, 12/26/2016, 11:15 AM

Russian Jews celebrate 25 years of community events at Kremlin

Russian Jewish community celebrates quarter century of events at Kremlin since the fall of the Soviet Union.JTA, 12/25/2016, 3:20 PM

Fragments of Russian plane found in Black Sea

Syria-bound Russian military jet crashes with 91 onboard, Defense Ministry investigates cause of crash.AFP, 12/25/2016, 9:09 AM

Russian plane disappears during flight to Syria

UPDATED: Russian military plane disappears 20 minutes after takeoff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 8:53 AM

Netanyahu: Civilized world must come together to fight terror

Prime Minister Netanyahu condemns assassination of Russia’s Ambassador to Turkey.Elad Benari, 12/20/2016, 12:08 AM

Watch: Russian ambassador to Turkey killed in shooting attack

The Russian ambassador to Ankara, Andrei Karlov, was killed in a gun attack in the Turkish capital on Monday.Arutz Sheva, 12/19/2016, 6:38 PM

Security Council to vote on Aleppo observers on Monday

UN Security Council to vote on French resolution to deploy UN observers to Aleppo after compromise reached with Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2016, 5:16 AM

WATCH: Russian special forces battle rebels in Syria

Rare video shows footage of Russian special forces fighting rebels in Syria.Chana Roberts, 12/12/2016, 8:57 AM

Trump: Democrats can't handle my 'landslide' victory

President-elect blasts claims Russian hackers decided the election, says Democrats making up excuses for their defeat.David Rosenberg, 12/11/2016, 5:59 PM

Hezbollah denies it won't respond to IDF attacks in Syria

Hezbollah denies reports that it promised Russia not to respond to attacks in Syria suspected of coming from Israel.Shlomo Vile, 12/11/2016, 1:10 PM

Republicans reject report that Russia helped Trump

Republicans reject CIA assessment finding that Russia sought to tip the presidential election in Donald Trump's favor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2016, 3:27 AM

Russia waiting for Israel, PA proposals for peace summit

Russian official says his country is waiting for Israeli and PA proposals on holding a direct meeting between Abbas and Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 12/9/2016, 6:16 AM

Russia and China veto UN resolution on Aleppo

Russia and China veto Security Council resolution calling for a seven-day ceasefire in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2016, 2:16 AM

Russian 'Holocaust on ice' routine causes uproar

Social media outraged after Putin spokesman's wife appears on reality show dancing while dressed as a concentration camp prisoner.Ben Ariel, 11/28/2016, 4:14 AM

UNESCO awards tolerance prize to Moscow Jewish museum

UNESCO announced that the Moscow-based Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center has won its Madanjeet Singh Prize for tolerance.JTA, 11/23/2016, 7:08 PM

Chemical watchdog accepts Russia's offer to aid Syria probe

OPCW accepts Russia's offer to provide it with possible evidence of chemical attack in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2016, 2:05 AM

Russia quits Hague Court

Russia withdraws from International Criminal Court, says court is 'ineffective.'Chana Roberts, 11/21/2016, 8:11 AM

Moscow chief rabbi: Trump ‘good news’ for US, Russia, and Israel

Moscow Chief Rabbi says relations between the US, Russia, and Israel will improve under Donald Trump Administration.JTA, 11/16/2016, 5:42 PM

Syria and Russia renew assault on rebels

Syria's regime and its ally Russia launch wide-ranging assault on rebels in Aleppo, sparking fury in Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 3:12 AM