(NEW YORK) -- Weeks into Ukraine's counteroffensive, political turmoil in Russia has raised new questions in the war and what it means for Vladimir Putin's invasion.In a fleeting but shocking show of rebellion against Russia's top military brass, forces with the Russian paramilitary organization... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The attempted rebellion over the weekend against President Vladimir Putin by the Russia-backed private military company the Wagner Group, run by former Putin confidant Yevgeny Prigozhin, shocked world observers and leaders.Bill Taylor, the former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, spoke with ABC News'... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the exiled former oligarch and one of Vladimir Putin's best-known critics, has campaigned for years to end the Russian leader's rule.Over the weekend, as Wagner leader Yevgeny Prigozhin's rebellious fighters advanced towards Moscow, Khodorkovsky stood out among Russia's liberal pro-democracy... Read More.
(MOSCOW) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin was briefed Saturday on an "attempted armed rebellion," the Kremlin said, after the leader of the mercenary Wagner Group claimed control of military facilities in Rostov-on-Don, a key Russian city near the Ukrainian border.Forces loyal to Yevgeny Prigozhin, the... Read More.
(KYIV, Ukraine) -- Ukrainian presidential adviser Mykhailo Podolyak said he believes "without a doubt" that the brief armed rebellion in Russia over the weekend marks "the beginning of the end" of the war in Ukraine."It is the beginning of the end, but the problem is... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Monday, in his first public comments addressing the short-lived rebellion that unfolded this weekend against Russian military leaders and threatening the rule of President Vladimir Putin, insisted that the U.S.and its NATO allies were in no way involved.Biden said... Read More.
(LONDON) -- A chaotic armed rebellion that threatened the longstanding leadership of Russian President Vladimir Putin began Friday and appeared to have been quelled by Saturday evening.The uprising, led by Yevgeny Prigozhin, chief of the paramilitary Wagner Group, began in the southern Russian city... Read More.