Over 800 people were detained in Moscow
Around 100 protesters also detained by police in central Moscow
There is a risk of violence as thousands are expected to descend on Moscow city centre for an unauthorised protest
Vladimir Putin has said that he likes Senator John McCain – who has called the Russian president “a butcher” and a “thug” – but claimed that the congressman is living in the past.
America now joins Syria and Nicaragua as the only countries in the world to not be in the deal
Head of cyber security agency says threat comes from other countries, criminals and extremists
Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the Russian government didn't meddle in the 2016 US election, but "patriotically minded" private Russian hackers may have done so, according to the New York Times.
Diplomatic officials were ejected from properties by then-President Barack Obama in December over fears they were being used for 'intelligence-related purposes'
French president was commenting on a prolonged, seemingly aggressive handshake between the leaders at the Nato summit in Brussels
The Russian and French President looked tense as they sat side by side struggling to get comfortable
Twenty-six men reportedly killed in crackdown on LGBT community
A brutal crackdown has resulted in gay men being 'rounded up, beaten and humiliated'
Kremlin leader dismisses scandal engulfing US President as 'political schizophrenia'
Chechen leader denounced as 'organiser of torture camps with the desire to exterminate homosexuals'
Russian President calls for peaceful solution to ongoing tensions
Washington spies believe Vladimir Putin harbours 'longstanding desire to undermine the US-led liberal democratic order' and is enjoying his front row seat as turmoil continues