Putin and RioThe Olympics are tainted by money, politics and moral pressure.
Russia planning permanent presence in SyriaRussia has announced plans to set up a permanent military base in Syria, as an appropriate "measure" against the "terrorist threat."
Russian drone invaded Israeli airspacePutin admits drone which entered Israeli airspace was Russian, not Syrian. Despite three attempts, IDF failed to shoot down the aircraft.
Russia fires back at Obama's criticism on SyriaRussia accuses Washington of lacking trust in Moscow and not behaving as a true partner.
Kerry helpless as Russia refuses to rein in AssadJohn Kerry calls on Russia to 'restrain' Assad's war campaigns on the date they had planned to meet at the negotiating table.
Is Russia a better friend to Israel than the U.S.?Israeli jets attacked Russian-protected Syria this week. Would U.S. have allowed the same?
Kerry on Iran deal: World a safer place todaySecretary of State John Kerry praises results of Iran deal in 'stabilizing' region ahead of Moscow visit to discuss war in Syria.
Putin and Obama to intensify coordination in SyriaRussian President and American President agree during a telephone call to "intensify" military coordination in Syria.
Erdogan apologizes to Putin over downed jetKremlin: Turkish leader apologized for death of Russian pilot shot down over the Syrian-Turkish border last November.
Putin supports Israel-Turkey reconciliationDespite tensions between his country and Turkey, Russian President tells Netanyahu he supports reconciliation between Israel and Turkey.
Watch: Netanyahu, Putin shore up ties in MoscowIsraeli, Russian leaders meet for fourth time in nine months, as alliance continues to grow.
Netanyahu heads to Russia for 4th Putin meetingIsraeli PM heads to Kremlin for fourth meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin; extended trip to last for 2 and a half days.
Netanyahu headed to Moscow on MondayPrime Minister Netanyahu to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin, his third trip to Moscow since September.
Report: Israel to reach out to Moscow over talksNetanyahu likely to approach Putin about presenting a united front in the event of French-brokered talks, political source claims.
Netanyahu to meet Putin in Russia next weekKremlin announces Netanyahu will visit Russia next week to discuss a wide range of international issues with Putin.
Russia to return Israeli tank from Sultan YacoubTank was captured during 1982 First Lebanon War along with three Israeli soldiers whose fates are unknown.
Putin: Free land in Russia’s far eastVladimir Putin has approved ‘manifest destiny’ law offering every Russian citizen free plots of land in the Arctic and Siberia.
Kremlin denies meeting was on aerial incidentRussia rejects Israeli media reports, according to which Netanyahu met Putin after Russian jet fired on Israeli aircraft.
Netanyahu-Putin meeting follows aerial incidentMeeting between Netanyahu and Putin took place after Russian jet was scrambled to intercept an Israeli aircraft over Syria.
Netanyahu: Putin meet for IDF operational freedomPM hails achievements for Israeli security made in Moscow meeting, reveals details including coordination of two armies on war front.
Netanyahu to Putin: Golan Heights are our red lineIn Moscow visit PM vows to block weapons to Hezbollah, and stop a 'return to days when they fired on our children from the Golan Heights.'
Netanyahu, Putin to meet over Iran, Syria issuesMeeting follows Iran receiving first parts of S-300 missile system.
Russian chief rabbi: Stamp out hate speechRabbi Berel Lazar hits back following dissemination of anti-Semitic conspiracy theory by politician from Vladimir Putin's ruling party.
Putin tells Abbas he backs Israel-PA peace effortsRussian President meets PA chairman in Moscow, backs efforts aimed at facilitating the Middle East peace process.
Soleimani defies sanctions again, visits Putin3rd time's the charm: Iranian terror chief takes another trip to Moscow after nuclear deal, discusses Syrian war.
Russia and US agree to dethrone, exile AssadReports indicate the US and Russia have secret agreement to ease Assad from power and send him into exile.
Putin withdrawing from Syria? Au contraireReuters analysis reveals Russia is shipping even more equipment to Syria after Putin announced withdrawal of 'main force.'
United States, Russia to push Syrian transitionKerry says he and Putin agreed to push Syrian regime and rebels to accelerate talks.
Did Kerry bring money to bribe Putin?What's in your briefcase? Putin ribs Kerry ahead of Syria peace talks.
The real reason Russia is leaving SyriaThere is a consistent pattern in Russia's behavior; one just has to look for it.
'We felt Putin is loyal to Israel's security'Rivlin meets Russian PM about expanding ties, as his director reveals details of meeting with Putin the day before.
Russia to complete Syria withdrawal within daysRussia's recently announced withdrawal from Syria will be completed in 2-3 days. Russia will retain air and naval bases.
Israel presents red lines to Russia on Golan, IranPresident Rivlin met with Putin on Wednesday, outlining Israel's concerns as Russia prepares to remove its forces from Syria.
Rivlin, Putin discuss common fight against terrorRussian President Vladimir Putin hosts Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. Rivlin: 'We also know how to deal with terror, fundamentalism.'
Kerry to visit Putin as Syria peace hopes run highWest cautiously applauds Russian pullout as negotiations advance. Kerry to stop in Moscow to 'take advantage of this moment.'
Obama, Putin discuss Russian withdrawal from SyriaUS President Barack Obama, Russian President Vladimir Putin try to figure out how to end five-year-old Syrian civil war.
Russian forces to withdraw from SyriaRussian President Vladimir Putin orders Defense Ministry to begin withdrawing troops from Syria. No explanation has been given.
Putin halts Iran missile sale amid Israeli protestFollowing protests by Israel, Russia freezes controversial sale of heavy anti-air missiles to Iran.
Death toll plummets in Syria following ceasefire83% drop in casualties as ceasefire sponsored by US and Russia takes effect. NATO allies concerned by buildup of Russian forces.
Obama and Putin discuss Syria ceasefireWhite House announces presidential phone call ahead of ceasefire 'moment of opportunity,' admits it will be 'difficult to implement.'
Syria ceasefire explodes in rising global conflictObama asks for Putin to end strikes on opposition forces, Turkey renews its cross-border shelling, as hopes for ceasefire by weekend dim.
Jewish leader: 'Jews won't take up Putin's offer'After Putin proposed the Jews of Europe take refuge in Russia, head of the Jewish Autonomy of Tatarstan expresses doubts.
Russian engineers working with ISIS in SyriaWhile Russia says it is fighting terror group, new evidence shows it is cutting economic deals amid the bloodshed in Syria.
Russia safer for Jews than parts of Western Europe'Refuge' offer to Jews may not have been serious, but Putin's record on anti-Semitism puts European critics to shame.
US official publicly accuses Putin of corruptionAdam Szubin of US Treasury Dept. asserts Russian president takes 'state assets' for personal use and US has known it for 'many, many years.'
Russia denies it asked Assad to step downSpokesman for the Kremlin denies reports that Putin sent a senior intelligence official to Damascus to ask Assad to step down.
Putin offers European Jews refuge in RussiaEurope's beleaguered Jews 'should come to us,' Russian leader tells European Jewish Congress in the Kremlin.
EJC urges Putin's cooperation against terrorStressing the need for united effort, EJC President tells Russian leader that terror has spread from targeting Jews to 'us all.'
Japan and Russia to finally sign WW2 peace treaty?70 years since the end of the Second World War, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe approaches Putin to end 'abnormal' ongoing dispute.
Putin sends New Year's greetings to NetanyahuRussian president tells Israeli PM continued 'positive dynamics' will help 'enhance entire range of bilateral ties' for both peoples.
Netanyahu and Putin to continue Syria coordinationPrime Minister Netanyahu speaks to Russian President three days after elimination of Samir Kuntar.
Trump on Putin: He's strong and powerfulRepublican frontrunner returns the favor after Russian president lavishes praise on him.
Putin: 'Easy' to work with US, Damascus on SyriaRussian President claims unwavering support for Assad helps negotiating with all sides on issue.
Putin praises 'talented' TrumpRussian president lavishes praised on Republican frontrunner, welcomes his statements on Russia.
Putin vows: No reconciliation with TurkeyIn angry speech Russian president hints Ankara downed Moscow's jet in a deal with the US, says Erdogan overseeing a 'creeping Islamization.'
Putin-Erdogan 'peace talks' collapseScheduled summit to head off Russia-Turkey crisis canceled in advance, nipping chances of rapprochement in the bud.
The war between the coalitionsTwo coalitions are battling for control of the Middle East. America belongs to neither of them.