Russia cannot agree with the requirements stated in the new EU Cooperation Agreement as they exceed the commitments undertaken by Russia when it entered the World Trade Organization, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday.
On Thursday, Russia's State Duma voted in favor of Crimea becoming part of Russia. The move has already been agreed on by President Vladimir Putin and Crimean leaders, and now it only requires the upper house of Russia's legislature... Read Post
On Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin was named Russia's "man of the year," according to independent polling group Public Opinion Foundation (FOM). It marks the 15th time he has won the award, Interfax notes, with the Russian... Read Post