I met Boris Nemtsov in April 2000.
The U.S. doesn't have any intelligence on who is behind the murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, Secretary of State John Kerry said on March 1.
BAUCHI, Nigeria - A crowd beat to death a teenage girl accused of planning to be a suicide bomber and then set her body ablaze on March 1, according to police and witnesses at a northeastern Nigerian market.
The Russian ruble has recorded its biggest monthly gain since the early 1990s amid higher oil prices, an easing of the fighting in eastern Ukraine and a less intensive foreign debt repayment schedule as it claws back some of the losses it sustained during panic on currency markets last year.
TBLISI, Georgia - What is Russian President Vladimir Putins grand strategy? It may get lost in the headlines about the murder of an opposition leader just outside the Kremlin walls and the grinding horrors of the Ukraine war, but from the shores of the Black Sea here in Georgia the outlines are painfully obvious.
Russia officials and media have pointed to a number of potential culprits in the Feb. 27 murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. Spoiler alert: None of them involves the Kremlin.
A planned anti-Kremlin protest became a grim march of mourning on March 1, as tens of thousands of people filed past the flower-strewn spot next to Red Square where liberal activist Boris Nemtsov was murdered, gangland-style, late on Feb. 27 night.
KRASNOYARSK - Russian state oil firm Rosneft may get 300 billion rubles ($5 billion) from the National Welfare Fund (NWF) to finance five projects, both upstream and downstream, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters.
LONDON - The British government on Feb. 28 hardened its resistance to the Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman's attempt to buy the energy subsidiary of the German utility RWE.
Estonians voted on March 1 in an election marked by jitters over a militarily resurgent Russia and a popular pro-Kremlin party, with the security conscious centre-left coalition tipped for a return to power.
Holding placards declaring "I am not afraid", thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on March 1 in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has widened a split in society that some say could threaten Russia's future.
The human rights activist tells Chuck Todd that in the aftermath of Boris Nemtsov's death, the U.S. should give Ukraine weapons to counter Russia.
Ministers and believers of all the major religions prayed together for the health of Ukrainian army officer Nadiya Savchenko, imprisoned in Russia. The joing prayer took place on Sofiyivska Square in central Kyiv on March 1.
A beautiful Ukrainian model may hold the key to identifying the assassins who gunned down top Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov. Anna Duritskaya, 23, was with the charismatic pro-Western reformer when he was killed in a drive-by shooting in view of the Kremlin as they walked home from a restaurant in Red Square on Feb. 27 evening.
Hyperinflation is always and everywhere a political phenomenon. It happens after wars or revolutions, when governments have to print the money they need because there's not much of an economy left to tax-which brings us to Ukraine.
MOSCOW - Lots of things freeze in Russia's bitterly cold winters, but not usually food prices, yet that is exactly what top supermarket chains are doing to protect the poor from galloping inflation.
Ukrainian Anna Duritska, who was with Boris Nemtsov when he was killed in the street in Moscow on Feb. 27, has requested Russian authorities to let her return to Ukraine, but hasn't been allowed to do so for unclear reasons.
The truce in Ukraine's easternmost region is holding with no artillery shelling and no recent casualties among Ukrainian government forces amid some small-arms fire, a military spokesman said.
TALLINN, Estonia - Estonians were voting March 1 for a new parliament in an election dominated by economic issues and security concerns due to Russia's actions in Ukraine.