President Dmitry Medvedev

15 hurt in stabbing incident at Russian school

At least 14 children have been hurt in a stabbing incident at a school in the Siberian city of Perm. Russian police said the stabbings began after two boys at the city’s School No. 127 started fighting with knives. According to police, a teacher and other pupils tried to break up the fight, after Read more

Hundreds of demonstrators arrested in Russia

Hundreds of people have been detained today in Russia in an unusual day of political disruption and public anger directed at the Kremlin. Police in Moscow said they had detained over 150 protesters. Authorities said 500 had been arrested during the demonstrations in St. Petersburg. An Read more

What's next in Syria after US airstrikes?

Just two days after the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad apparently deployed chemical weapons on his own people again, President Trump shocked the world with a swarm of Tomahawk missiles on a Syrian air base. The U.S. strike was met with swift condemnation by the Syrian government’s Read more

Russian prime minister slams US strike on Syria

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev today angrily denounced President Trump for his decision Thursday night to strike a Syrian air base linked to a chemical weapons attack that left at least 86 dead. Medvedev, in a heated post on his Facebook page, appeared to signal that Russia's hopes for Read more