Russian banks are looking at a huge loss due to new economic sanctions slapped by the US.
A top Russian general says Syria's air defenses were able to destroy 46 of the cruise missiles the US, France and the UK fired at Damascus earlier this month.
Russia has started the production of S-400 surface-to-air missile defense systems for Turkey.
The Russian president says certain states play into the hands of terrorists and endanger regional security by bypassing international law and resorting to military force.
Ships from Russian Pacific fleet are holding live-fire drills at the Sea of Japan.
Russia says it has not yet decided whether it would deliver advanced S-300 missile systems to Syria, but would not make a secret of the matter if it took such a decision.
Russia and China congratulate Cuba on the election of Miguel Diaz-Canel as its new president.
Russia says the US and its allied "bombed" the Syrian peace talks by their recent strikes against the country.
The Russian FM says the latest US missile strikes against Syria have removed any moral obligation for Moscow not to deliver advanced S-300 missile defense systems to Syria.
The Russian Navy has received a series of new strategic vessels and cruise missiles.
Russia warned of "serious consequences" of the US sanctions, saying Moscow’s response would be "precise and painful."
Russia says there is no need for establishing a new inquiry into chemical weapons use in Syria as Washington and its allies have already taken up the role of judge and executioner.
Russia says it will consider delivery of S-300 defense system to Syria after the country was attacked by Western powers.
Russian security forces have detained three members of a Daesh-run terror cell in southern Russia, foiling planned attacks.
Moscow says US sanctions against Russia are nothing more than an ‘asset grab.’
Russia starts blocking access to Telegram after the service's owner refused to give Russian state security access to users' secret messages.
The Russian foreign minister says the Western countries’ so-called proofs of suspected chemical attack in Douma are “ludicrous” for experts.
Russia says the tripartite military attacks by the US, the UK and France against Syria targeted the country’s chance for a peaceful future.
The Russian president has warned his French counterpart against any ‘dangerous actions’ in Syria.
Russia says it has irrefutable evidence that the recent chemical attack in Syria was staged with the help of a foreign secret service.
Lawmakers in Russia have drafted a bill proposing bans on the import of certain US products and services to the country and restrictions on trade with the United States to retaliate new US sanctions on Moscow.
Russia's envoy to the UN says an attack on Syria can risk a possible military confrontation between Russia and the US.
Moscow says it will not trust any report on the poisoning case unless Russian experts are given access to the preceding investigation.
The CIA chief will use Russia and Iran to convince US Senators to approve him as the next US secretary of state.
US President Donald Trump is right that much of bad relations with Russia are driven by the Russia investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller, an analyst says.
Putin calls for a more constructive approach to prevent the current chaotic situation in the world from exacerbating.
The new measures are aimed at thwarting threats by elements belonging to international terrorist organizations.
US President Donald Trump says relations with Russia is "worse now than it has ever been."
Moscow suspended direct flights after an Airbus A321 crashed in the Sinai Peninsula’s Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh in 2015.
Russia says instead of threatening the Syrian government, the US must use its "smart" missiles against terrorists wreaking havoc in the country.
A Russian helicopter has crashed in the city of Khabarovsk, killing all six people on board.
Rivaling US and Russia-drafted UNSC resolutions aimed at creating a new inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria both fail to garner votes at the council.
Russia says it will propose a resolution to the UN to probe the alleged chemical attack in Syria.
A senior Russian lawmaker says any 'illegal action' by the US against Syria will not remain unanswered.
North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho travels to Russia, where he is due to hold talks with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov.
Russia says it has warned the US of "grave repercussions" if it attacks Syria over claims of a chemical weapons attack.
The Kremlin says new US sanctions imposed on Russian individuals and companies are an outrageous violation of anything and everything.
The Ukrainian president says a second Russia-Germany gas pipeline has no economic justification.
The Kremlin says it is wrong and dangerous to come to any conclusions about a reported chemical attack in Syria without confirmed information.
Moscow’s envoy to the UN slams the anti-Russia claims in the Skripal poisoning case as an “attack” on his country’s role on the international stage.
Tensions are escalating between the US and Russia as Washington says Moscow “ultimately bears responsibility for these brutal attacks,” in reference to a reported chemical attack the US blames on the Syrian government.
Russia says reports that allege the Syrian government has conducted a chemical attack in Eastern Ghouta are "bogus."
The Russian embassy in London has sent a request for a meeting of its envoy with the UK foreign secretary to discuss a probe into poisoning of a former Russian double agent in Britain.
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin says NATO’s military buildup near his country’s western borders would provoke conflicts.
Russia pledges to give a tough response to new US sanctions against Russian influential oligarchs.
Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, who the UK says was probably poisoned by Russians, has come out of critical care.
Russia’s telecommunications regulator has asked a Moscow court to order the blocking of messaging application Telegram in the country.
India is to finalize a weapons deal to buy Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems reportedly unimpressed by US-made Patriot missile systems’ repeated failures.
The Russian envoy to the UN warns that London will be "sorry" for linking the Skripal attack to Russia.
Russia has called on the United States to immediately halt all military activity on the Korean Peninsula, as Pyongyang and Seoul seem to be on course to resolving their differences diplomatically.
Russia says US President Donald Trump is “a businessman, selling everything,” including weapons to the Baltic countries.
US diplomats expelled from Russia leave Washington’s embassy in Moscow.
Russia calls on the UN Security Council to discuss British accusations over Moscow's involvement in a poisoning attack last month.
Russia has reportedly shipped parts and equipment of two S-400 missile defense systems to China, with another shipment scheduled for Summer.
Moscow says it is to host North Korea’s foreign minister next week.
The Iranian defense chief says the defeat of Daesh would probably be followed by a new era of hostilities and regional tensions.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan agree to hasten the delivery of S-400 air defense missile systems to Ankara.
Russia says more than 40,000 civilians have returned to Eastern Ghouta after the Syrian capital’s countryside was almost fully liberated from militants.
Remains of the 18th-century Krestovozdvizhenskaia Church and around 30 graves were excavated in the Russian city of Tula on Monday.
Russia says the poisoning of a former double agent could benefit the British government by distracting attention from problems around Brexit.
Russian Ministry of Defense says an upgraded anti-missile system was successfully tested in Kazakhstan.
Russia says the UK's reluctance to divulge information concerning the poising of former spy Sergei Skripal points to the fact that they are actually behind the assassination.
Moscow welcomes the return of 60 Russian diplomats expelled from the US over British poisoning affair.
The Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman says the main objective of a recent diplomatic war on Moscow is to cancel Russia’s holding of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Russia's long-time Kemerovo region governor Aman Tuleyev resigns over a recent deadly mall fire that killed at least 64 people.
Russia orders the expulsion of over 50 more British diplomats in a dispute over the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in the United Kingdom.
US embassy employees begin evacuating the American consulate in the Russian city of Saint Petersburg amid a row over the poisoning of a former spy in the UK.
Russia says British authorities have illegally searched a Russian Aeroflot plane at London’s Heathrow airport, describing the incident as a “provocation.”
Russia test-launches Sarmat, its new massive ICBM aimed to replace an old Soviet-era missile.
The Kremlin spokesman said President Putin "was and remains a supporter of establishing good relations with all countries."
The White House says Russia's expulsion of US diplomats and the shuttering of one of its consulates mark a further deterioration in relations between Washington and Moscow.
The UN chief has warned that Russia-US relations are deteriorating into a situation “similar to the Cold War.”
Moscow says Poland’s deal with the US to get the Patriot missile system poses a threat to Russia’s security.
European Union leaders blamed Russia on Thursday for a nerve agent attack in England.
Yulia Skripal, hit in a nerve agent attack that has chilled relations between Russia and the West, came out of critical care on Thursday following a swift improvement in her health.
Russia says Britain is withholding evidence related to the alleged poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in the UK earlier this month.
Moscow says it is determined to retaliate against the expulsion of scores of its diplomats by Western states but stresses that it is open to dialog.
NATO orders the expulsion of seven Russian diplomats over the alleged poisoning of former spy in the UK.
Russia says the US colossal pressure and blackmail led to a decision by more than 20 countries to expel Russian diplomats.
Russian President Putin on Tuesday blames the mall fire that killed at least 64 people in Kemerovo on “criminal negligence” as he visited the site.
Australia says it will expel two Russian diplomats over allegations that Moscow has been behind the poisoning of a former Russian double agent in the UK.
Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad noted that Russia takes part in solving the Arab world’s problems during his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
A Russian senator says Moscow decides to expel 60 US diplomats from the country in retaliation for a similar move by Washington.
At least 64 people, including, have died in a fire in a shopping mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo.
Russia denies as "idle gossip" recent accusations by NATO's top commander in Afghanistan that Moscow has been providing weapons to Taliban.
The US president is reportedly considering expelling at least 20 Russian diplomats in response to the poisoning of a former Russian double agent in Britain.
Russia says it is extremely uncomfortable with Europe's stance on the poisoning of former double agent and his daughter in Britain.
US President Donald Trump reiterates his stance towards the recent reelection of his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, arguing that former President Barack Obama had similarly congratulated the Russian leader in the past.
Russia says Britain may have been behind the poisoning of a former double agent and his daughter, accusing London of destroying key evidence.
Russia’s top diplomat warns Britain against more measures against Moscow over allegations of its involved in the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter.
The Russian foreign minister says the deployment of US missile system components in Japan directly impacts Moscow's national security.