Dutch investigators say the missile that brought down the Malaysia Airlines flight nearly four years ago came from a Russia-based military unit. The jet was headed from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur when it was blown out of the sky over eastern Ukraine.
The far-right AfD insists on subverting the German government's official stance on Crimea. But experts say that has less to do with regional peace efforts than with the spread of populism in Germany.
In the wake of stalled nuclear talks with the US, Kim is seeking diplomatic assistance from the Kremlin. Russia wants stability on its far-eastern border — but President Putin may have a bigger picture in mind.
A Moscow court has released prominent American investor Michael Calvey from jail and placed him under house arrest. Calvey is accused of defrauding a Russian bank of millions of rubles.
Police have discovered 600 kilograms of heroin in the Kyiv region, including a stash expertly hidden in a luxury car, according to Ukrainian police chief Sergiy Knyazev. "I have never seen so much," he wrote on Facebook.
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