Ksenia Sobchak brings confusion and curiosity to the Kremlin’s carefully managed election.
The billionaire, Oleg Deripaska has ties to the Kremlin and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort.
Vladimir Putin's government accused the U.S. of “direct interference" after the State Department urged the country to "hold genuine elections."
The opposition leader called for nationwide rallies in support of an election boycott.
Navalny was barred on Monday from running in the March 18 election after officials ruled he was ineligible to take part due to a suspended prison sentence he says was trumped up.
Over 2,000 people gathered in central Moscow’s Pushkin Square and chanted “Russia will be free” and “Russia without Putin.”
Anyone relying on state TV would have concluded that some of the biggest anti-Kremlin protests in years were a non-event.
Navalny is mounting a long-shot bid to unseat Vladimir Putin in a presidential election next year.
Just as the internet has connected people beyond borders, weaponized information is reshaping war, espionage and propaganda globally.
A leading opposition figure's video claims to expose the prime minister's corruption.
Sunday’s protest and others like it across Russia were estimated to be the largest since 2012 and foreshadow a presidential election which Vladimir Putin is expected to contest.
Dozens were arrested during the biggest anti-Kremlin demonstrations in years.