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Russia 'Could Change' Support For Assad, Kremlin Official Says

AP | Posted 11.21.2013 | World

MOSCOW — Russia's Interfax news agency is quoting a top Kremlin official as saying the government could drop its support for Bashar Assad if the...

Putin: Rebels Launched Chemical Attack As 'Sly' Provocation

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 11.19.2013 | World

VALDAI, Russia — Russia has strong grounds to believe that Syrian rebels were responsible for the country's chemical attack, President Vladimir ...

Putin: 'Utter Nonsense' For Assad To Use Chemical Weapons

Reuters | Posted 10.31.2013 | World

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday it would be "utter nonsense" for the Syrian government to...

The S-Word Looms Over G8 Talks

Reuters | Posted 08.17.2013 | World

By Roberta Rampton and Alexei Anishchuk ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland, June 17 (Reuters) - Western leaders rebuked Russian President V...

Russia Denies Talks On Post-Assad Syria

Reuters | Posted 08.15.2012 | World

By Thomas Grove MOSCOW, June 15 (Reuters) - Russia is not discussing plans for a Syrian political transformation following the exit of...

Russia Sends Assad Helicopters, Clinton Warns Of 'Escalation'

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 08.12.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration said Tuesday that Russia is sending attack helicopters to Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime and warne...

Russia Allegedly Supplying Syria With Arms

Reuters | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

* Rights group had been tracking the ship * Group says Russian ship turned transponder off (Adds details, refusal to disclose cargo...