Three armed men are killed in a shootout in the Russian republic.
The Israeli Air Force say they used a hotline to issue an urgent warning to a Russian fighter jet operating in Syria that came close to straying into Israeli airspace near the Golan Heights. Last year Israel shot down a Russian warplane in a similar incident.
2018-05-5 (Context: Russia)
The United States Navy re-establishes the United States Second Fleet, which was disbanded in 2011, citing recent heightened tensions between NATO and Russia.
2018-05-4 (Context: Russia)
A Russian Sukhoi-30SM crashes after leaving an airbase in Khmeimim, Latakia, Syria. Both crew die.
2018-05-3 (Context: Russia)
A Russian Su-27 fighter jet intercepts a United States P-8 Poseidon surveillance plane in international airspace over the Baltic Sea, with the US claiming the procedure was unprofessional and the aircraft came within 20 feet of each other.
2018-05-1 (Context: Russia)
Human Rights Watch calls the attack a war crime and says both Russia and Syria may bear criminal responsibility.
2018-04-9 (Context: Russia)