Qin Gang was last seen in public on June 25 and he has now been removed from his post just months into the job.
Social media users noted how the Russian president's suit didn't quite fit him during a meeting with Alexander Lukashenko.
"We are now waging World War IV," political scientist Andrey Sidorov told Russia 1 channel anchor Vladimir Solovyov.
Despite the tank's seemingly advanced attributes, its roll-out has been plagued with delays and technical problems.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is looking to enact a judicial overhaul, spurring widespread demonstrations.
The Russian president said his country is "capable of replacing Ukrainian grain."
Video showed unmanned aerial vehicles in the Russian capital where buildings were struck.
The Russian nationalist blogger critical of Russian President Vladimir Putin's war conduct is in pre-trial detention on extremism charges.
Open-source satellite imagery shows what appears to be a Russian plan to deceive Ukrainian drones.
Anton Cherepennikov, who was head of the IT company ICS Holding, is the second figure linked to Putin's regime to have died in 48 hours.
Russia's parliament has extended age limits for troops and increased fines for draft dodgers.
Ukraine's ambassador to London became the latest Kyiv envoy to be removed from their post by Volodymyr Zelensky.
The mercenaries are awaiting pardons in the southern Russian region of Krasnodar, independent Russian language outlet iStories reported.
The Ukrainian port city has been hit by Russian strikes this week.
There has been much speculation about the Russian leader's health since he invaded Ukraine.
A concert in Russia's far east aims to raise money for troops fighting in Ukraine.
The Ukrainian president has faced several unfounded allegations recently of using Western aid money to buy property.
Denis Ivanov, who had the call sign Tashkent, was killed in the eastern Ukrainian oblast of Luhansk, according to Russian media channels.
The Russian president seemed to have a breezy reply to news from the Irkutsk governor about troops killed in Ukraine.
Kyiv's deputy defense minister Hanna Maliar said: "The battles continue, but the initiative is already on our side."
The influential former Russian commander and military blogger also described Vladimir Putin as a "nonentity" in an online post.
The private military company headed by Yevgeny Prigozhin marched on Moscow on June 24. Two men have been shot dead by another mercenary for not taking part.
The Orthodox Public Affairs Committee criticized Carlson for pushing "Russian propaganda" about Christian believers in Ukraine.
Ukraine has warned about the threat Russia poses during its counteroffensive.
The military aircraft plunged into the Sea of Azov near a popular resort in southern Russia's Krasnodar region.
Ex-president said "terrorists" only understood "the language of power" after the Kerch Bridge was damaged.
Russian foreign ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said the bridge was sabotaged by Kyiv with British and American help.
A Russian chain of command crisis will hurt troop morale and affect tactical offensive capabilities, think tank the Institute for the Study of War said.
Graphics by the Institute for the Study of War show the progress of Kyiv's push against Russian forces which started six weeks ago.
The former commander said Russia faced high losses and soon "there will be no one to stop the enemy."