A Russian metallurgical giant has admitted one of its plants improperly had pumped wastewater into the Arctic tundra and that it suspended the responsible employees.
Russian Metallurgical Giant Admits Waste 'Violations' At Arctic Plant.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says he is "not particularly optimistic" about a possible extension of the New START nuclear arms-control treaty with the United States.
Here's a roundup of COVID-19 developments in RFE/RL's broadcast regions.
The sudden death of Seoul’s mayor, reportedly implicated in a sexual harassment complaint, has prompted an outpouring of public sympathy even as it has raised questions about a man who built his career as a reform-minded politician and self-descri...
Kazakhstan has labelled a Chinese claim that it is being ravaged by a pneumonia outbreak that is deadlier than the coronavirus as "fake news."
The UN special rapporteur on the human rights situation in Belarus says the country's "already dire" human rights situation has deteriorated further over the last year, amid a widening crackdown on civil society ahead of a presidential election.