West Preparing More Sanctions on Russia

Next round of sanctions will be more painful, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew warns Moscow.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/26/2014, 1:10 AM

Romney: Obama 'Naive' in Dealing with Crimean Invasion

Criticism against US's handling of the Crimean invasion grows, as Mitt Romney declares Obama's judgement 'faulty' in broadcast.Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2014, 7:16 PM

Putin Sanctions U.S. Senators After Obama Sanctions Russians

Putin bars 9 American officials from entering Russia, including House Speaker Boehner and Sen. McCain.Elad Benari, 3/21/2014, 4:42 AM

Russia Unfazed by American Threats of Sanctions

"Sanctions will hit you back like a boomerang," Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warns Secretary of State John Kerry.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/7/2014, 10:50 PM

Former Ambassador: Putin is Taking Obama Seriously

Former Israeli ambassador to Russia tells Arutz Sheva: Believe it or not, but Putin is taking Obama's threats seriously.Elad Benari, 3/6/2014, 3:44 AM

Moscow Accuses Washington of Interfering in Ukraine Crisis

Russia accuses US of trying to shape Ukraine crisis to their liking after State Department representative remark leaks to foreign press.Tova Dvorin, 2/7/2014, 8:11 AM

Pro-Putin MP Tweets Racist Obama Pic

MP Irina Rodnina accused of racism over photoshopped image of Obamas looking at a banana.Arutz Sheva, 9/14/2013, 9:41 PM

‘Russia, Iran and Syria Defeated America’

Former Israeli ambassador to US the: Iran-Syria-Russia victory signals an end to U.S. deterrence in the Middle East.Maayana Miskin, 9/12/2013, 11:33 AM

Putin Appeals to Americans: Syria Intervention Dangerous

Russian President appeals to Americans, warns that U.S. intervention is becoming “ineffective and pointless.”Maayana Miskin, 9/12/2013, 9:05 AM

Putin 'Not Ruling Out' Syria Strike

Russian President hints he may support a military strike in Syria - if there's solid proof that Assad attacked his people with chemicals.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/4/2013, 9:32 PM

Russia to U.S.: Don't Repeat Your Past Mistakes in Syria

The U.S. rhetoric over the alleged chemical attack in Damascus reminds one of its behavior in Iraq, says Moscow.Elad Benari, 8/26/2013, 6:42 AM

U.S. to Russia: Don't Give Snowden a 'Propaganda Platform'

Letting Snowden stay in Russia is counter to the government's previous declarations, says White House spokesman.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/13/2013, 2:29 AM

Snowden Asks for Asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden tells activists he wants to claim asylum in Russia. The Kremlin: He can stay if he stops leaking info.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/12/2013, 8:31 PM

White House to Russia: Expel Snowden, Now

White House urges Russia to expel Edward Snowden without delay, saying Moscow has a "clear legal basis" for his expulsion.Elad Benari, 6/26/2013, 2:12 AM

Obama and Putin Continue to Disagree on Syria

U.S. and Russian Presidents agree that they disagree about Syria but promise to promote Geneva peace conference.Elad Benari, 6/18/2013, 5:46 AM

Russia 'Not Convinced' Assad Used Chemical Weapons

Russia says it is not convinced by U..S. evidence alleging that the Syrian government used chemical weapons against rebels.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/14/2013, 9:06 PM

U.S. Backs EU, Condemns Russia Over Syria

The U.S. condemns Russia for selling advanced missile systems to Syria, welcomes EU's lifting of an arms embargo.Elad Benari, 5/29/2013, 3:13 AM

Kerry and Lavrov to Meet and Talk About Syria

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Paris for talks on Syria's conflict.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/25/2013, 12:39 AM

Dempsey: Selling Missiles to Syria Emboldens Assad

Russia's shipment of anti-ship missiles to Syria will "embolden" the regime, General Martin Dempsey says.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2013, 1:09 AM

Russian Official: Missile Systems Sale ‘A Message to America’

Russian official says sale of missile systems to Syria sends a message of opposition to U.S. interference.Maayana Miskin, 5/17/2013, 12:18 PM

Russia Detains Alleged CIA Agent

Russia says it detained an alleged American CIA agent working undercover at the U.S. embassy.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/14/2013, 9:22 PM

Official Russia Promises Retaliation After Senate Passes Bill

Despite official huffing and puffing the Russians are not really upset over Magnitsky.Amiel Ungar, 12/10/2012, 5:10 AM

Lavrov: To Pass Reset US Must Respect Russia

An improvement in Russia-US relations is up to US, says Lavrov.Amiel Ungar, 10/4/2012, 4:38 PM

Russia No Longer Wants Or Needs Outside Help For Russian NGOs

USAID is to cease its activities in Russia, the Russian government has decreed.Amiel Ungar, 9/21/2012, 4:10 AM

Putin Sticks to Tough Policies Towards the West On First Trip

Russian leader Vladimir Putin has not relaxed his anti Western policies.Amiel Ungar, 6/3/2012, 6:27 PM

Putin Tells Russian Energy Producers To Get More Competitive

Energy produced from shale deposits requires Russian energy producers to shape up, warns Putin.Amiel Ungar, 4/11/2012, 6:03 PM

Russia Shifting Position on Assad, Tells Him to Make Haste

For various reasons, Russia is moving away from its unwavering support for Bashar Assad.Amiel Ungar, 3/25/2012, 12:26 PM

Echoes of 1970s Debate Resurface Over Current Russia Trade Bill

The echoes of the fight over the Jackson-Vanik amendment are heard forty years later in the attempt to normalize US trade with Russia.Amiel Ungar, 3/19/2012, 6:09 AM

Throwback to Cold War: Medvedev Threatens Western Europe

Russia is kicking up a fuss over the anti missile system. There may be tactical considerations involvedAmiel Ungar, 11/26/2011, 11:52 PM

Russia: US Policies Stoking AIDS Pandemic

Moscow says Washington's refusal to eradicate Afghanistan's poppy fields stokes AIDS through the heroin trade.Gabe Kahn., 10/17/2011, 12:09 AM

Putin Bashes American Parasites as Part of Presidential Campaign

As a sign of worsening relations Vladimir Putin accused the US of parasitism and the US and Russia argued over Georgia.Aryeh ben Hayim, 8/2/2011, 9:47 PM