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.
A group of anti-corruption advocates were walking through an airport when they were set upon by Russian Cossacks. Police say they are investigating, but critics say such incidents never lead to prosecutions.
Russian President Vladimir Putin sealed a number of economic deals during a visit to Greece aimed at reinforcing Russia's relationship with Athens. The visit comes amid ongoing tensions between Russia and the EU.
The Ukrainian pilot has returned to Kyiv after being released in a prisoner swap with Russia. President Poroshenko fought to bring her back but, as DW's Emma Burrows writes, her return could prove bittersweet for him.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his US counterpart John Kerry have discussed proposals for joint operations against militants not observing the latest ceasefire. Bombs in Syria killed scores on Monday.
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