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World’s cartoonists on this week’s events

First published in The Economist, U.K., February 27, 2021 | By Kal First published on POLITICO.com, U.S., February 19, 2021 | By Matt Wuerker First...

Alexei Navalny’s appeal rejected by Moscow court – POLITICO

MOSCOW — A Moscow appeals court on Saturday rejected opposition leader Alexei Navalny’s demand to be released from custody, ensuring Russian President Vladimir...

Bested by Lavrov, Borrell faces fury in Brussels – POLITICO

The EU often takes great pride in exerting global influence with soft power. But after a disastrous trip to Moscow, the bloc’s foreign...

World’s cartoonists on this week’s events

First published in The Economist, U.K., February 5, 2021 | By Kal First published on POLITICO.com, U.S., February 2, 2021 | By Matt Wuerker First...

Merkel and Macron condemn Russia’s expulsion of diplomats over Navalny protests...

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday condemned Russia's decision to expel diplomats from Sweden, Germany and Poland over...

Borrell stands by as Lavrov calls EU ‘unreliable partner’ – POLITICO

EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell paid a rare visit to Moscow on Friday and stood by as his host, Foreign Minister Sergey...

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny jailed – POLITICO

MOSCOW — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was on Tuesday sentenced to more than two-and-a-half years in prison on charges that he violated probation...

Russian police arrest thousands in pro-Navalny protest – POLITICO

Russian authorities have so far detained more than 2,600 demonstrators across the country who are protesting the arrest of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny,...

Alexei Navalny’s sweet online revenge on Vladimir Putin – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article MOSCOW — Just after Alexei Navalny woke up from the coma he’d been in since being poisoned with...

Russian police arrest over 1,300 at pro-Navalny protests – POLITICO

Russian police on Saturday arrested more than 1,300 people at protests across the country in support of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny. Navalny’s wife Yulia...