GENEVA - Russia's sinking economy is putting up a major hurdle for Ford Motor Co. and General Motors as the U.S. automakers fight to return to profitability in Europe after years of losses.
PARIS - A British investor who made millions in Russia before his lawyer was imprisoned and died is calling for an international investigation into the killing of Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov.
A bellicose video gushing over Russia's invasion of its neighbors is making the rounds online, describing Russia as a civilizing force and warning the world not to "mess" with Moscow.
A Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden said on March 3 the fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor who leaked details of the government's mass surveillance programs was working with American and German lawyers to return home.
Russia barred entry to two European Union politicians who had planned to attend the funeral on March 3 of murdered opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, prompting accusations the Kremlin was using the killing to score petty political points.
A year after it annexed Crimea and encouraged separatists to take up arms against Ukraine, the government of Vladimir Putin wants producers to make films celebrating Russian military victories. And Crimea's history in the Russian state.
Mourners gathered in Moscow on March 3 for the funeral of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead in the country's capital last week. Nemstov, 55, was a former deputy prime minister and a longtime critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin. His funeral will be held in Moscow’s Troekurovskoye cemetery.
Poland's Senate speaker said on March 2 that Russia's authorities have denied him entry into the country for the funeral of slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.
Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed and nine wounded as pro-Russian rebels shelled government positions despite a ceasefire deal, the military said on March 3, announcing Kyiv's highest casualty toll in several days.
Thousands of Russians, many carrying red carnations, queued on March 3 to pay their respects to Boris Nemtsov, the Kremlin critic whose murder last week showed the hazards of speaking out against Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Russia's finance ministry says the country's foreign currency reserves dropped by almost 10 percent in dollar terms in February after the government sought to fill a hole in the state budget, where revenues have suffered due to low oil prices.
Moscow - The German government's envoy for German-Russian relations Gernot Erler and Germany's Ambassador to Moscow Rudiger von Fritsch are attending the farewell ceremony for Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead in Moscow late on Feb. 27, the German Embassy said on Twitter.
Several EU politicians and Russia's opposition leader have been barred from attending the funeral of murdered Russian politician Boris Nemtsov.
Washington – Ukraine crisis was one of the topics discussed in a course of a meeting between Canada's Foreign Minister Rob Nicholson and his French counterpart Laurent Fabius, reads a press release from Canada's foreign ministry.
A pro-Kremlin newspaper has reported that investigators are "focusing on" on the possibility that Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov's killing was connected to the conflict in Ukraine.
Moscow – A number of ambassadors and diplomatic mission officials from European Union countries came to the Sakharov Center in Moscow on March 3 to pay their final respects to Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead late on Feb. 27.
Moscow – All investigative measures that required the presence of Hanna Durytska, a key witness in the murder of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, have already been completed and she has been allowed to return to Ukraine, her lawyer Vadim Prokhorov told Interfax.
Mourners in Moscow are paying their respects to Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, who was murdered on Feb. 27.
Moscow – The head of the European Union Delegation to Russia, Vygaudas Usackas, and senior Moscow-posted diplomats from all of the EU's 28 member countries will attend a memorial ceremony for assassinated opposition leader Boris Nemtsov in Moscow on March 3, the delegation told Interfax on March 2.
Mourners are lining up outside a Moscow human rights center for the funeral of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.