Russian anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny lost the Moscow mayor's race, but he's calling for a recount -- and a runoff election. He claims that Sunday's contest was rigged.
The European Court of Human Rights has condemned Russia yet again for violating the rights to freedom of expression and protest. Will Alexei Navalny now be able to stand as a candidate in Russian elections?
The head of Germany's populist party AfD has met with high-level Russian politicians in a secretive meeting in Moscow. Petry's office refused to clarify who else attended the talks.
Does Putin decide who wins elections in the West? Many believe that he cost Clinton the US presidency; now Macron is next in France and then, Merkel will be in the line of fire. Expert Stefan Meister has his doubts.
A Russian court has again found Putin-opponent Alexei Navalny guilty of embezzlement in a case dating back to 2013. The verdict bans him from holding political office, but he said he'll run in the 2018 presidential poll.
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