Sergei Aksyonov, the pro-Moscow leader of Crimea, has voiced his support for the bill.
Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's top military aide also threatened to shower Saudi royal palaces "with 1,000 missiles" if the kingdom launches an attack.
Russia and Syria broke a ceasefire agreement they made with Jordan and the U.S.
Bureaucracy, aging infrastructure and incompatible equipment are plaguing the U.S. and NATO's ability to reach parts of Europe eyed by Russia.
A drop in Putin's popularity comes at a time when Russian dissatisfaction in state polls is gradually building.
The U.S.-led coalition is tasked with battling ISIS, but it has occasionally clashed with pro-Syrian government forces also battling the jihadis.
The city zoo has made some provisions for a pleasant summer after last year's drab and rainy weather.
Most international observers believe Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was behind the attack, with the support of his Russian allies.
Julieth González Therán was reporting from the streets of Moscow when she was grabbed by an excited fan seconinto her broadcast.
It is no longer North Korea.
Russia's "Terminator" made its military debut last year in Syria and now the latest installment is set to include controlled air burst shells.
Russian submarines are more active in Europe than at any time since the end of the Cold War, Admiral James Foggo said.
Beer shortages in Moscow, Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod, with fans boosting sales of a beverage traditionally not even seen as all that alcoholic.
The U.S.-led coalition battling ISIS has denied responsibility for the strikes.
Russia is siding with China in a trade dispute that's also testing Washington's ties with traditional allies such as the EU, Canada and Mexico.
The U.S. military is looking for new ways to dominate the globe and beyond.
As Trump argues "we must have American dominance in space," Russia and China are attempting to stake their own claim to the final frontier.
Russia and the Trump administration see eye to eye on North Korea.
“Perhaps he realised that another flogging was waiting for him, and he decided to attack first,” Anastasia Mishcherina said.
The U.S.-led NATO Western military alliance and Russia accused each other of fueling the Cold War–like crisis across Europe.
Russian media was very excited by Trump's comments about Ukraine and Crimea.
Russian viewers tuned in to watch the World Cup and were shocked to see a church had replaced the British Embassy in Moscow, among other changes.
The warships have two attack helicopters and carry around 300 troops.