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Russia-Ukraine live updates: 'Gang of 8' briefed about Wagner Group

Russian President Vladimir Putin was briefed Saturday on an "attempted armed rebellion," the Kremlin said.

Wagner chief says his fighters crossed into Russia as Moscow calls for surrender

The chief of the private contractor Wagner Group said his fighters crossed into Russia’s territory as Moscow calls for the surrender of his forces and ultimately his arrest.  Yevgeny Prigozhin…

The public feud between the Wagner chief and Russian military brass just got very real

Wagner’s Yevgeny Prigozhin accused the Russian military of attacking his forces late Friday.

'Treason': Putin Addresses Russia After Mercenary Chief's Call For Armed Rebellion

The owner of the private military contractor who called for an armed rebellion aimed at ousting Russia’s defense minister confirmed his troops reached Rostov-on-Don.

Debris From Russian Missile Kills Three in Kyiv Apartment Building

The capital came under attack as anxiety grew in Russia over a confrontation between Yevgeny V. Prigozhin, the founder of the Wagner mercenary group, and President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia.

Putin vows to punish 'armed uprising' by Wagner militia as Russia is plunged into crisis | CNN

Vladimir Putin is facing the greatest threat to his authority in two decades after the head of the Wagner paramilitary group launched an apparent insurrection, claimed control of military facilities in two Russian cities, and warned that his troops would head for Moscow.

Putin strikes a tough tone in his first address since the uprising started.

Mr. Prigozhin quickly earned the trust of his benefactor, who assigned him a number of important tasks that were best handled at arm’s length from the government. The first and most notorious of th...

What’s happening in Russia? Here’s what we know.

A powerful mercenary chief sent his forces on the move against the Russian military establishment, raising tensions in the country to a level not seen in decades.

Russia Charges Wagner Chief with 'Armed Uprising,' Fortifies Moscow amid Rumors of Coup

Russia confirmed late Friday that it had filed charges against the leader of the Wagner paramilitary group, Yevgeny Prigozhin.

Live updates: Wagner head says group standing down after claims of deal

Wagner boss Yevgeny Prigozhin claimed Saturday that he was turning his forces around from a march toward Moscow in what Russian President Putin called an "armed uprising." Follow for live updates.

Wagner insurrection plunges Russia into uncertainty. Here's what you need to know | CNN

The simmering conflict between Moscow’s military leadership and Yevgeny Prigozhin, the bombastic chief of private mercenary group Wagner, has exploded into an open insurrection that plunges Russia into renewed uncertainty and the very real threat of civil war.

Wagner Commander Claims Russia Attacked His Mercenaries, Announces March on Military Leaders

The leader of a mercenary force that has done extensive fighting against Ukraine has made comments that alarm many.

Who is Yevgeny Prigozhin?

The mercenary chief is at the heart of Russia’s growing internal strife.

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