It's impossible to understand the Russian president's brutal strategy in Syria without looking at his first take-no-prisoners war.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has put forward an agreement with China on intelligence sharing, for the approval of the Russian parliament, the Kremlin reports. The deal, if ratified will see both countries cooperating on crackingShow More Summary
In his latest episode of his web series The Closer, seasoned newsman Keith Olbermann delves into Donald Trump’s ties to Russia and Russian president Vladimir Putin. Broadly speaking, Olbermann wants one question answered, “What exactly is… Read The post Keith Olbermann Wonders If Trump Is a Traitor: ‘Are You Loyal to the United States of America?’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Remember this exchange from the 2012 presidential election? Turns out Mitt Romney was right, again.In recent years, Russian President Vladimir...
Out-of-work Russian bus drivers are fed up dealing with local government and are calling through unusual means for Russian President Vladimir Putin to step in and solve their problems. Bus and van drivers in the city of Stary Oskol,Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is betting that close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Russia's economic woes and regional concerns about China's rise will help him make progress in a decades-old territorial row when the men meet in December.
Carlyle A. Thayer Security, Asia Russian and Chinese interests always aren’t congruent. At the G20 Hangzhou summit earlier this month, China made clear that Russian president Vladimir Putin was a top guest. Both China and Russia claim...Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s admiration for Russian President Vladimir Putin puts the U.S. perilously close to abandoning its longstanding role as democracy’s greatest proponent. In the process, Trump is challenging the already threatened notion that democracy is the only legitimate system of rule. When he and...
Only one in every 10 U.S. citizens have a favourable view of Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to a new poll by the Associated Press, ABC reports. Putin has been hailed by controversial U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump...Show More Summary
Donald Trump has called Russian President Vladimir Putin "a leader — unlike what we have in this country." But most Americans don't agree with Trump's assessment of Putin's leadership skills, … Click to Continue »
Matushka Anna Kuznetsova was appointed by Russian President Vladimir Putin to lead the Commission for the Protection of the Family and Children's Rights.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed a new chairman of parliament, moving another one of his ageing allies from the center of Russian politics to a less public position. Sergey Naryshkin, who once served as Putin’s former chief-of-staff,...Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday appointed the country's hawkish former parliament speaker as the new head of his foreign intelligence agency. Putin nominated former Duma boss Sergei Naryshkin -- widely reported to have served...Show More Summary
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has phoned Russian President Vladimir Putin to congratulate him for a successful election, which saw Putin’s party increase its dominance in parliament. The two leaders have attempted to mend ties...Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during an awarding ceremony at the Kremlin in Moscow on September 22, 2016. / AFP / POOL / Ivan Sekretarev (Photo credit should read IVAN SEKRETAREV/AFP/Getty Images) This article was originally published at Stratfor.com. Editor's Note:TheGlobalAffairscolumn is curated by Stratfor's editorial board, a diverse group of thinkers [...]
MOSCOW (Reuters) - One of Vladimir Putin's closest friends said on Thursday he believed Donald Trump would be the next president of the United States and that Western leaders were no match for the Russian president.
Vladimir Putin: In the Sept. 20 Section A, an article about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s growing role on the global stage said he would address the United Nations General Assembly on Friday. The Russian government said on Aug. 29 that Putin would not attend the gathering. Foreign Minister...
The roundtable on MSNBC’s Hardball early Wednesday evening dismissed and ridiculed the findings of the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finding that only Russian President Vladimir Putin is more disliked among Americans among U.S. politicians, selected global leaders, and major U.S. institutions.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has come a long way from the days when he was serving as an officer in the KGB. Here's a look at how he became one of the most powerful people in Russia's history. Produced by Eames Yates Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
If you follow this site at all, you have been made stunningly aware of the massive man-crush GOP nominee Trump has on Russian President Vladimir Putin. Donald Trump is fascinated by Putin. He has expressed admiration for a man who has clamped down on the media, imprisoned dissenters, and may have possibly had political opponents killed. Show More Summary