Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen was paid by company with link to Russian oligarch, claims Stormy Daniels’ lawyer – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen was paid by company with link to Russian oligarch, claims Stormy Daniels’ lawyer – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 09, 2018 19:31:50 Photo: The documents suggest Mr Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen received money from a Russian business. (Reuters: Stephanie Keith, file) Related Story: US imposes new sanctions against Russian elite over ‘malign activity’ A lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels claims US President Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael …

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s long, long walk to his inauguration

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s long, long walk to his inauguration

Updated May 08, 2018 16:06:21 Related Story: Putin sworn in for another six years as President Russian President Vladimir Putin took a long walk to his inauguration and another six years in power at the Kremlin. The footage of his presidential march originally ran longer than five minutes, so we’ve …

Vladimir Putin sworn in for another six years as Russian President; promises to serve the people and fatherland

Vladimir Putin sworn in for another six years as Russian President; promises to serve the people and fatherland

Posted May 07, 2018 20:57:38 Photo: The Russian constitution bars Mr Putin from running again after this term ends. (Reuters: Aleksey Nikolskyi/Kremlin ) Vladimir Putin has been sworn in for another six years as Russian president, buoyed by popular support but weighed down too by a costly confrontation with the …

Russian opposition poltician Vladimir Kara-Murza wants West to ‘stop enabling corruption and rights abuses’

Russian opposition poltician Vladimir Kara-Murza wants West to ‘stop enabling corruption and rights abuses’

Updated April 28, 2018 12:09:45 A Russian opposition politician who has twice survived being poisoned has called on Australia’s parliament to pass a Magnitsky Act to punish corrupt oligarchs propping up the regime of Vladimir Putin. After being poisoned in 2015, Vladimir Kara-Murza was in a coma for close to …

UK court orders Russian oligarch to hand over $638 million superyacht Luna in divorce fight

UK court orders Russian oligarch to hand over $638 million superyacht Luna in divorce fight

Updated April 20, 2018 09:46:51 Photo: Luna is fitted with an anti-missile system, a mini-submarine and boasts a 20-metre swimming pool. (Wikimedia: Garitzko) A Russian billionaire has been ordered by a court in London to hand over a 350 million pound ($638 million) superyacht to his wife as part of …

Russian hacking: Up to 400 Australian companies caught up in cyber attacks blamed on Moscow

Russian hacking: Up to 400 Australian companies caught up in cyber attacks blamed on Moscow

Updated April 17, 2018 14:58:30 Video: Minister for Defence says there was no significant exploitation from Russian hackers (ABC News) Up to 400 Australian businesses may have been targeted by suspected Russian state-sponsored cyber attacks that have affected millions of machines worldwide, the Defence Minister Marise Payne has revealed. Key …

Russian journalist Maxim Borodin dies after mysterious fall from fifth-floor balcony

Russian journalist Maxim Borodin dies after mysterious fall from fifth-floor balcony

Posted April 17, 2018 10:00:48 Photo: Russian investigative journalist Max Borodin died after falling from his fifth-floor flat. (Facebook: Max Borodin) Related Story: Vladimir Putin’s secret Russian army fighting in Syria Related Story: Putin orders Russian forces to start pulling out of Syria A Russian investigative journalist who wrote about …

Russian hacking: US, UK accuse Moscow-backed attackers in global cyber campaign

Russian hacking: US, UK accuse Moscow-backed attackers in global cyber campaign

Posted April 17, 2018 05:27:35 The United States and Britain have alleged Russian Government-backed hackers have infected computer routers around the world in a cyber espionage campaign targeting government agencies, businesses and critical infrastructure operators. Key points: Authorities says infected routers could be used for future attacks UK says “millions …

Russian President Vladimir Putin warns of global ‘chaos’ if West strikes Syria again – Donald Trump’s America

Russian President Vladimir Putin warns of global ‘chaos’ if West strikes Syria again – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 16, 2018 08:31:34 Video: The US and Russia traded barbs at the UN after America’s missile strikes. (ABC News) Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that further Western attacks on Syria would bring chaos to world affairs, as Washington prepared to increase pressure on Russia with new economic …

‘Complete nonsense’: How Russian media covered the air strikes in Syria

‘Complete nonsense’: How Russian media covered the air strikes in Syria

By Thomas Lowe in Moscow Posted April 15, 2018 11:21:55 Photo: Syrians wave Russian and Syrian flags during a protest against US-led air strikes in Damascus. (Reuters: Omar Sanadiki) Related Story: US has drawn a red line, but Syria retains chemical weapons capacity Related Story: Russia fails in UN bid …