- Russian air, ground forces on exercises in western regions Updated: Aug-25-15 8:04 am
MOSCOW - Russian air, ground and missile forces are conducting exercises in the western reaches of the country amid concerns that Moscow is pursuing an increasingly intimidating policy toward Europe.
- Russian soldier accused of killing family tried in Armenia Updated: Aug-12-15 12:19 pm
YEREVAN, Armenia - A Russian soldier suspected of killing an entire family in Armenia has been convicted of desertion as a precursor to his murder trial.
- Jury convicts ex-Russian soldier of terror-related charges Updated: Aug-07-15 9:52 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal jury on Friday night convicted a former Russian military tank commander of planning and leading a Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan.
- The Latest: Jury convicts Russian veteran in Taliban attack Updated: Aug-07-15 9:25 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The latest on the federal trial for a Russian military veteran who is accused of leading a Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan (all times local):
- Paratroopers compete in military games in Russia Updated: Aug-04-15 9:08 am
RYAZAN, Russia - Paratroopers from Russia, China and several other nations have shown their skills at military competitions in western Russia.
- Russian military helicopter crashes during air show, 1 dead Updated: Aug-02-15 12:30 pm
MOSCOW - A Russian military helicopter from an elite aerobatic squadron crashed Sunday during an air show, killing one pilot and injuring another, the Defense Ministry said, the latest in a series of accidents that have dogged the nation's air force this year.
- Ukraine calls on Russia to negotiate end to war in east Updated: Aug-01-15 1:11 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Ukraine's foreign minister is calling on Russia to come to "real negotiations" about a cease-fire and stabilization in Ukraine's war-torn east which will require fair elections that are internationally monitored.