68 days ago
Putin says the Red Army sustained heavy losses because of errors, but it mobilized to make Finland "feel all the power of the Russian, then Soviet state," according to Russian news agencies.
69 days ago
Russia's President Vladimir Putin has called for the revival of the Soviet-era physical evaluation program that required all schoolchildren to pass fitness tests.
81 days ago
It has found that support for Stalin in Russia has actually increased since the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union.
86 days ago
In the men's 6x1.5-kilometer event, Alexei Petukhov and Nikita Kriukov of Russia beat Sweden's Marcus Hellner and Emil Joensson by 0.4 seconds to win in 21:30.9.
91 days ago
Russia in January pulled 77 Russians out of Syria on two flights but the foreign ministry insists it is not planning a large-scale evacuation.
95 days ago
US futures down as G20 meet in Russia
106 days ago
After a decade of disuse following the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Ukrainian government has been working to turn the sprawling complex into a showcase for "what if" Cold War tourism.
116 days ago
It's one of the greatest sporting moments of the 20th century: the winning goal Mike Eruzione (ee-roo-zee-OH'-nee) scored against the Soviet hockey team at the 1980 Winter Olympics.
142 days ago
The world's second-ranked chess master, Belarus-born Boris Gelfand, lives in Israel, and about a quarter of Israel's Olympic coaches grew up in the former Soviet Union.