Russian fighter approaches Israeli passenger jet over Mediterranean

Russian fighter approaches Israeli passenger jet over Mediterranean

Israeli civilian plane and Russian fighter jet involved in 'incident' over the Mediterranean.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2020, 8:20 AM
Declassified docs show CIA briefed Obama on Hillary's plan to link Trump to Russia

Declassified docs show CIA briefed Obama on Hillary's plan to link Trump to Russia

Fox News senior political correspondent Mike Emanuel shares detailed report from DNI John Ratcliffe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2020, 8:51 AM
Why did Russian police fake a rabbi's death?

Why did Russian police fake a rabbi's death?

Russian government reveals it faked killing of rabbi who was targeted by neo-Soviet terror group to nab suspects in sting operation.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 10/5/2020, 2:42 PM
Russia ready to supply Iran with advanced missile system

Russia ready to supply Iran with advanced missile system

Russian Ambassador to Tehran says his country is ready to supply Iran with S-400 system once arms embargo expires.Ben Ariel, 10/5/2020, 6:44 AM
To avoid WW3, the US must assure military support for Russia in Syria

To avoid WW3, the US must assure military support for Russia in Syria

America must assure Russia military support now, thereby neutralizing Turkey's prevention of Russian sea passage in the Straits. Op-ed.Mark Langfan, 10/5/2020, 4:00 AM
Kremlin critic Navalny accuses Putin of suspected poisoning

Kremlin critic Navalny accuses Putin of suspected poisoning

Alexei Navalny says he thinks Putin is behind suspected attempt to poison him. "My task is now to remain fearless. And I have no fear."Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2020, 12:11 PM
Swastikas painted on monuments for Holocaust victims in Ukraine and Russia

Swastikas painted on monuments for Holocaust victims in Ukraine and Russia

In three separate incidents this week, swastikas were painted on two monuments for Holocaust victims in Ukraine and another one in Russia.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/18/2020, 10:14 PM
Russia: Peace can't be secured without resolving Israel-PA conflict

Russia: Peace can't be secured without resolving Israel-PA conflict

Russia notes "progress" in normalization of ties between Israel and Arab countries, but says "the Palestinian problem remains acute."Elad Benari, 9/18/2020, 6:35 AM
Microsoft: Hackers from China, Russia and Iran targeting US election

Microsoft: Hackers from China, Russia and Iran targeting US election

Microsoft says it thwarted recent cyberattacks from China, Russia and Iran targeting both Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2020, 1:08 AM
Pompeo: Navalny poisoning likely ordered by senior Russian officials

Pompeo: Navalny poisoning likely ordered by senior Russian officials

Secretary of State says there was a “strong chance” Russian opposition leader's poisoning was ordered by senior officials in Moscow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2020, 5:02 AM
Germany: No doubt Putin opponent Alexei Navalny was poisoned

Germany: No doubt Putin opponent Alexei Navalny was poisoned

German government says military lab found Russian opposition leader was poisoned with novichok nerve agent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2020, 5:49 PM
Senior officer in French army accused of spying for Russia

Senior officer in French army accused of spying for Russia

French media report that a "lieutenant-colonel" who worked with NATO has been arrested on spying charges.Y Rabinovitz, 8/30/2020, 5:06 PM
Watch: Russia releases footage of world's largest nuclear explosion

Watch: Russia releases footage of world's largest nuclear explosion

Russia releases previously-classified footage of world's largest nuclear explosion: The Tsar Bomba blast, in 1961.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2020, 3:18 PM
US soldiers injured in scuffle with Russian forces in Syria

US soldiers injured in scuffle with Russian forces in Syria

4 soldiers injured when Russian vehicle rams into American forces in northeast Syria.Gary Willig, 8/26/2020, 7:34 PM
Kremlin denies opposition leader was poisoned

Kremlin denies opposition leader was poisoned

Kremlin brushes off allegations that Alexei Navalny was poisoned, says there are no grounds for a criminal investigation.Nissan Tzur, 8/26/2020, 2:04 AM
German doctors: Russian opposition leader Navalny may have been poisoned

German doctors: Russian opposition leader Navalny may have been poisoned

Russian opposition leader appears to have been poisoned aboard a plane to Siberia.Eitan Divinsky, 8/24/2020, 7:32 PM
Russia to launch mass COVID-19 vaccine trials next week

Russia to launch mass COVID-19 vaccine trials next week

40,000 people to participate in test of 'Sputnik V' coronavirus vaccine, which Russia claims to be the first COVID-19 vaccine in the world.Gary Willig, 8/20/2020, 7:24 PM
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny hospitalized after suspected poisoning

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny hospitalized after suspected poisoning

“We assume that Alexei was poisoned with something mixed into his tea," Navalny's press secretary says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2020, 8:47 AM
Russia: Girl drops phone in shower, is electrocuted to death

Russia: Girl drops phone in shower, is electrocuted to death

Cellphone still charging found in bathtub with body of 15-year-old girl who was electrocuted in the shower.Gary Willig, 8/16/2020, 1:02 PM
Russia has registered first coronavirus vaccine, Putin claims

Russia has registered first coronavirus vaccine, Putin claims

Russian President says his country has developed world's first coronavirus vaccine, claims his daughter has already received vaccination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2020, 11:58 AM
Watch: 13 hurt in massive fuel tank explosion in Russia

Watch: 13 hurt in massive fuel tank explosion in Russia

Fuel tank explodes in Volgograd, Russia . The blast took place in the southern district of the city.Gary Willig, 8/10/2020, 7:30 PM
US intelligence: Russia, China and Iran will try to interfere in election

US intelligence: Russia, China and Iran will try to interfere in election

Top US counterintelligence official warns that Russia, China and Iran will all try to interfere in the 2020 presidential election.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/8/2020, 1:12 AM
Russia has a full-time surgeon whose only job is circumcising Jewish men

Russia has a full-time surgeon whose only job is circumcising Jewish men

While most mohels work primarily with 8-day-old infants, this surgeon in Russia performs circumcisions on 10 Jewish men every week.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/7/2020, 12:54 PM
WHO demands Russia follow vaccine production guidelines

WHO demands Russia follow vaccine production guidelines

Russia claims vaccine will be ready for mass production by next month, but World Health Organization urges caution.Gary Willig, 8/4/2020, 7:12 PM
Israeli-Russian woman faces charges for voting three times in referendum

Israeli-Russian woman faces charges for voting three times in referendum

Israeli citizen faces criminal charges for voting three times in Russian referendum.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/1/2020, 11:47 PM
Dozens of headstones smashed at Jewish cemetery in Russia

Dozens of headstones smashed at Jewish cemetery in Russia

Jewish cemetery in St. Petersburg vandalized. Police investigating case, but have no suspects or security camera footage.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/30/2020, 10:59 PM
Russia: Holocaust survivor found murdered in her home

Russia: Holocaust survivor found murdered in her home

Holocaust survivor, 90, stabbed to death in her Moscow apartment.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/25/2020, 9:22 PM
Russia: There's still hope for Iran nuclear deal

Russia: There's still hope for Iran nuclear deal

Russian Foreign Minister says there is still a chance to bring 2015 deal "into a stable situation".Elad Benari, 7/22/2020, 1:00 AM
Report: Russian elite given experimental COVID-19 vaccine

Report: Russian elite given experimental COVID-19 vaccine

Scores of Russia’s business and political elite have been given early access to experimental vaccine against COVID-19, according to sources.Ben Ariel, 7/21/2020, 12:13 AM
British official: 'Russian intelligence targeting attempts to find coronavirus vaccine'

British official: 'Russian intelligence targeting attempts to find coronavirus vaccine'

Britain's Dominic Raab confirms: Russian intelligence have been targeting efforts to find a coronavirus vaccine. 'Important to call it out.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2020, 10:46 AM
Report: Russian hackers trying to steal info on COVID-19 vaccine

Report: Russian hackers trying to steal info on COVID-19 vaccine

British intelligence says organized group of Russian hackers attempting to steal info on coronavirus vaccine from US, UK, and Canada.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2020, 5:19 PM
9-year-old Israeli drowns in Russia

9-year-old Israeli drowns in Russia

Boy from Samaria town of Tapuah drowns while visiting grandfather in Russian city of Yekaterinburg.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2020, 5:41 PM
Russia welcomes Fatah-Hamas pledge of unity against sovereignty

Russia welcomes Fatah-Hamas pledge of unity against sovereignty

Russia welcomes pledge of unity between Fatah and Hamas against Israel's plans to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/3/2020, 11:41 PM
Making America second-rate again

Making America second-rate again

Calls to "end America's endless wars" ignore wars that are forced upon us. The US cannot yield global leadership to China, Russia. Op-ed.Clifford D. May, 7/2/2020, 3:57 PM
Putin scores victory, will hold power until 2036

Putin scores victory, will hold power until 2036

77.6% of Russian voters approve changes to the constitution that will allow Putin to potentially hold power until 2036.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2020, 2:03 AM
Mysterious radiation detected over Europe

Mysterious radiation detected over Europe

Slightly increased levels of radioactivity in northern Europe possibly indicate 'damage to a fuel element in a nuclear power plant.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2020, 10:50 PM
Newly released documents shed light on how Hasidic Rebbe managed to escape Tsarist Russia

Newly released documents shed light on how Hasidic Rebbe managed to escape Tsarist Russia

Newly released investigation file sheds light on how Rabbi Israel of Ruzhin managed to escape Tsarist Russia 178 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2020, 2:52 PM
Allegations of Trump knowing about bounties on US troops mount

Allegations of Trump knowing about bounties on US troops mount

Trump had denied reports that Russia offered the Taliban bounties for killing American troops.Eitan Divinsky, 6/28/2020, 7:54 PM
Russian hacker Aleksei Burkov sentenced to nine years in prison for payment fraud

Russian hacker Aleksei Burkov sentenced to nine years in prison for payment fraud

Russian national sentenced to prison for operating websites devoted to fraud and malicious cyber activities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2020, 12:32 AM
New details emerge on how Russia prevented Obama's anti-Israel resolution from passing

New details emerge on how Russia prevented Obama's anti-Israel resolution from passing

Former US Pres. Obama pushed Resolution 2334 forward, but stopped short of forcing the creation of a Palestinian state. Here's why.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2020, 11:22 AM
Turkey and Russia agree on delivery of second S-400 batch

Turkey and Russia agree on delivery of second S-400 batch

Turkey's Defense Industries Chair says agreement in principle has been reached with Russia on supply of second batch of air defense system.Ben Ariel, 6/9/2020, 6:36 AM
Chief Rabbi of Russia diagnosed with coronavirus

Chief Rabbi of Russia diagnosed with coronavirus

Rabbi Berel Lazar diagnosed with coronavirus and is under medical supervision.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2020, 4:37 AM
Number of coronavirus deaths in Sweden is highest per capita in the world

Number of coronavirus deaths in Sweden is highest per capita in the world

Sweden's death rate per million people is significantly higher than the global death rate, topping even that of Italy and the US.Nissan Tzur, 5/30/2020, 10:11 PM
Russia seeking 18-year sentence for alleged US spy Paul Whelan

Russia seeking 18-year sentence for alleged US spy Paul Whelan

Ex-US Marine Paul Whelan was arrested 18 months ago, continues to protest his innocence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 10:43 PM
'Hezbollah is not a terror organization; it fights terror'

'Hezbollah is not a terror organization; it fights terror'

Russian Ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin: Russia sees Hezbollah as an organization that fights terror, not a terror organization.Mordechai Sones, 5/21/2020, 11:11 AM
Russia offers to mediate between US and PA

Russia offers to mediate between US and PA

Russia reportedly offers to facilitate meeting between US and PA as part of an initiative to slow or stop Israeli sovereignty moves.Elad Benari, 5/21/2020, 5:08 AM
Foreign Minister speaks to Russian counterpart

Foreign Minister speaks to Russian counterpart

Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi speaks with Sergei Lavrov, discusses the need to end the Iranian presence in Syria.Nitsan Keidar, 5/21/2020, 3:27 AM
Kremlin spokesman hospitalized with coronavirus

Kremlin spokesman hospitalized with coronavirus

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov hospitalized after contracting COVID-19. He has not been in close vicinity to President Putin recently.Ben Ariel, 5/13/2020, 5:42 AM
Russia disaster: Coronavirus patients perish in hospital fire

Russia disaster: Coronavirus patients perish in hospital fire

Five intensive-care coronavirus patients perish in fire that broke out in St. Petersburg Hospital after ventilator short-circuit.Mordechai Sones, 5/12/2020, 5:43 PM
Russian PM tests positive for coronavirus

Russian PM tests positive for coronavirus

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin enters self-isolation after informing President Vladimir Putin of his positive COVID-19 diagnosis.Gary Willig, 4/30/2020, 8:59 PM
PA to push for international peace conference

PA to push for international peace conference

PA to ask Russian President to support international conference for peace in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 4/22/2020, 6:43 AM
Russia tests system to shoot down satellites

Russia tests system to shoot down satellites

US Space Command says Russia tested missile system designed to shoot down satellites in low-earth orbit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2020, 11:51 PM
Synagogue torched in northern Russia

Synagogue torched in northern Russia

Arsonists cause severe damage to large synagogue in Arkhangelsk, the northernmost Jewish institution in Russia.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 4/13/2020, 7:41 PM
Jewish businessman distributing free meals to elderly citizens

Jewish businessman distributing free meals to elderly citizens

Russian-Jewish businessman donates 3,000 meals daily to senior citizens under lockdown.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/8/2020, 7:24 AM
Russian doctor who met Putin tests positive for coronavirus

Russian doctor who met Putin tests positive for coronavirus

Head of Moscow's main coronavirus hospital tests positive for COVID-19 a week after meeting President Putin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2020, 3:09 AM
Senior Islamic Jihad officials visit Moscow

Senior Islamic Jihad officials visit Moscow

Islamic Jihad delegation, headed by leader Ziad Nakhala, meets Russian Foreign Minister.Dalit Halevi, 3/12/2020, 6:48 AM
A 20th century Haman who died 4 days after Purim

A 20th century Haman who died 4 days after Purim

Stalin's plans for Russia's Jews were aborted when he died before he could act on them. Ari Pfeiffer, 3/11/2020, 5:02 AM