Dmitry Medvedev

Syria

Russia "caught lying" by online sleuths over Syria video game image

“The Russian MoD has been caught lying multiple times, they lie as easily as they breathe, just not as well,” Eliot Higgins, founder of the investigative website Bellingcat, told VICE News Wednesday.
David Gilbert
11.15.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump backs new bill to gut legal immigration, new chief of staff Kelly tells Sessions his job is safe, Russian PM calls US sanctions "trade war," and more.
VICE Staff
8.3.17
russia

Russians now need a passport to watch Pornhub

Greg Walters
7.10.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

How a viral video sparked massive anti-corruption protests in Russia

VICE News
4.10.17
russia

St. Petersburg subway explosion kills at least 9

David Gilbert
4.3.17
FIGHTLAND

Russia Turns to Jeff Monson to Distract From Anti-Government Protests

The former UFC fighter, perhaps unwittingly, becomes a tool of Kremlin propaganda.
Josh Rosenblatt
3.28.17
russia

Russia has jailed the Kremlin's most prominent critic for 15 days

Tim Hume
3.27.17
russia

A Putin-Loving Alien Cult Wants to Build Its 'Extraterrestrial Embassy' in Russia

A group called the Raelian movement held an event in downtown Moscow to explain why mankind needs to build an embassy to welcome our alien creators back to Earth.
Alec Luhn
4.2.16
russia

Russia's Food Sanctions Have Escalated into Mass Cheese-Burning

As you may know, in response to Western sanctions against Russia following the conflict in the Ukraine, Russia has banned the import of Western beef, pork, fish and dairy. Now, the ban apparently isn’t enough for the Russians—they want to destroy any...
Alex Swerdloff
7.28.15
Travel

I Went on a Strange, Propaganda-Filled Press Junket to Moscow

A mysterious state-sponsored organization took a group of Western journalists on a tour of Russia seemingly dedicated to telling them just how awful and full of lies the Western media is.
Holly Baxter
10.1.14
Europe

Russia Threatens to Bankrupt Western Airlines by Closing Its Airspace

Russia may return to Soviet-era policies in response to new EU sanctions, a move that could put an Iron Curtain around the country's airspace.
Samuel Oakford
9.9.14