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Attack on a police checkpoint in Russia's North Caucasus leaves 2 police, 5 gunmen dead

Apr. 29, 2024 06:42 AM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — A group of militants attacked a police checkpoint in Russia's North Caucasus region, killing two officers, officials said Monday. Four other officers were wounded and all five attackers were killed in the shootout in the Karachay-Cherkessia region late Sunday,...

Concert hall attack dents Putin's tough image. He tries to use it to rally support for Ukraine war

Mar. 24, 2024 17:40 PM EDT

A week ago, President Vladimir Putin swaggered triumphantly onstage at a post-election event surrounded by young people in T-shirts reading “Putin — Russia — Victory,” and he confidently shrugged off Western criticism of the vote as neither free nor fair. This weekend, a very...

Protests, poisoning and prison: The life and death of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Mar. 01, 2024 10:14 AM EST

Alexei Navalny, Russia's top opposition leader and President Vladimir Putin's fiercest foe, was buried Friday in a Moscow suburb in a funeral that drew thousands of mourners amid a heavy police presence. Navalny, who was serving a 19-year sentence on charges of extremism, died Feb....