Russia

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Russian President Vladimir Putin meeting with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu. (Photo: The Kremlin)
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday announced that he would be withdrawing the majority of his country's troops out of Syria beginning on Tuesday. A Kremlin statement said that Putin confirmed the withdrawal personally over the phone with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Russia's military intervention began its bombing campaign on...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Suggesting that a more sober U.S. position is emerging—and cautious hope that...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Tensions continued ratcheting up along the Turkey-Syria border on Thursday,...