Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that Ukraine's army is a NATO proxy whose geopolitical aim is to constrain Russia. "This is not the army, per se, this is a foreign proxy, in this case a foreign NATO legion, which, ofShow More Summary
Before his death by poisoning, ex-KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko, recorded a tape. In it, he claims that Russian President Vladimir Putin had a "good relationship" with one of the most notorious mobsters in the world, a Ukrainian man named Semion Mogilevich. Show More Summary
In Davos, European leaders appeal to the Russian President's ego with a distant prospect of integration
When someone describes a machine as a "combat robot," you'd probably imagine something akin to the Terminator or perhaps even Boston Dynamics' BigDog. Maybe that's why Russian president Vladimir Putin didn't look impressed when he was presented his c...
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton offered up her impression of Russian President Vladimir Putin while speaking at an event in Canada on Wednesday. Clinton, who is widely seen as the Democratic front-runner in the 2016 presidential election, imitated Putin's voice while comparing the US presidential process to Russia's. Show More Summary
Here’s a story that sheds some light on why Russian President Vladimir Putin is so firmly entrenched as his country’s ruler and sole serious decision-maker. It has to do with the vast wealth even his low-level allies — not to mention his inner circle — have been able...
From the headline it would seem that this would be the awesomest thing ever. A robot that rides a quad. The reality is a lot more meh. Sure the robot looks like a stormtrooper from Star Wars. And everyone knows quads always lead to a good time. Show More Summary
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has accepted an invitation by Russian President Vladimir Putin to attend a ceremony in Moscow in May to mark the 70th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany. This is set to be Kim's first official overseas trip as leader of his country, and follows indications from Putin that he wants closer ties between the two world leaders.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will not attend ceremonies in Poland for the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi concentration camp, his spokesman said on Tuesday. A trip to Poland "is not on the Russian president's agenda", spokesman Dmitry Peskov told AFP, without giving any reason. Show More Summary
Kim Jong-Un may take his first ever foreign visit as Supreme Leader of North Korea, NK News reports citing a South Korean diplomatic source that spoke to the Yonhap News Agency. Russian President Vladimir Putin invited Kim in December to Moscow next May to participate in the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed off on a new military doctrine for the country on Dec. 26 last year. The new doctrine, beyond explicitly stating that NATO's expansion was the main external threat facing Moscow, calls for reinforcing three geopolitical fronts that Russia sees as part of its existential security. Show More Summary
A fleet of advanced Russian fighter jets may soon end up in the arsenal of North Korea, if Russian President Vladimir Putin grants a request from his counterpart in the isolated nation, Kim Jong Un. A South Korean news report revealed...Show More Summary
Here are some thoughts from a Charlie Hebdo cartoonist who didn’t make Wednesday’s meeting: “We have a lot of new friends, like the pope, Queen Elizabeth and (Russian President Vladimir) Putin. It really makes me laugh,” Bernard Holtrop, whose pen name is Willem, told the Dutch centre-left daily Volkskrant in an interview published Saturday. Show More Summary
Said the Dutch cartoonist Bernard Holtrop, AKA Willem, about all of Charlie Hebdo's "new friends.""We have a lot of new friends, like the pope, Queen Elizabeth and [Russian President Vladimir] Putin. It really makes me laugh.... Marine Le Pen is delighted when the Islamists start shooting all over the place.... Show More Summary
Chelsea Handler is a great sport. Both for comedy value and to support the “FREE THE NIPPLE” campaign, Chelsea posted a parody of the famous photo of Russian President Putin riding a horse shirtless, with Chelsea doing a half Lady Godiva protest and comedy pose. Her fans were both amused and disturbed that INSTAGRAM would […]
In his New Year speech Russian president says takeover of former Ukrainian territory was a "historic milestone".
Russian President Vladimir Putin used his New Year's address to hail the March annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region as "the most important milestone in the country's history."
It takes a pretty big a--hole to beat out Russian President Vladimir Putin, but that's precisely what NFL-coach-turned-NBC-analyst Tony Dungy has done. In a year when Michael Sam was by far the No. 1 gay sports story, it's no surprise...
During his annual televised New Year's Eve address, Russian President Vladimir Putin once again spoke about love. "The more kindness and love there will be, the more confident and stronger we will be," Putin told the Russian people,Show More Summary
The richest people on Earth got richer in 2014, adding $92 billion to their collective fortune in the face of falling energy prices and geopolitical turmoil incited by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The net worth of the world's 400 wealthiest billionaires on Dec. Show More Summary