Russian anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny lost the Moscow mayor's race, but he's calling for a recount -- and a runoff election. He claims that Sunday's contest was rigged.
Vocal Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has walked free from a Russian detention center after just over two weeks. He was jailed after distributing flyers for a rally.
A funeral ceremony for the slain prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov has taken place in Moscow. His assassination has shocked the country.
Russians opposed to President Vladimir Putin are in a state of despair after Boris Nemtsov's murder, says Andrei Kolesnikov of the Carnegie Moscow Center. He can see no one stepping in to fill the Kremlin critic's shoes.
A Russian judge has confirmed the sentences for a prominent Kremlin critic and his brother, rejecting the prosecution's plea for Alexei Navalny to be sentenced to 10 years in prison. Navalny expects new charges.
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