President Vladimir Putin warned on Friday that Romania and Poland have put themselves in the “cross-hairs” of Russian rockets by hosting the U.S. defensive missile system that Russia considers a threat to its security. The Russian leader gave the stark warning over the missile shield during a joint news conference in Athens with Greek Prime... Show More Summary
President of Finland Sauli Niinisto took the initiative to convene a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and the future president of the United States in Helsinki.
Russian President Vladimir Putin paid a two-day visit to Greece on May 27-28. On the eve of his arrival, Greek media described the measures taken for the security of the Russian president with deep interest and even admiration.
Moscow is ready to restore relations with Turkey, but the first step is up to Ankara, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. According to him, it is still unclear why Turkey hit the Russia's Su-24 military aircraft.
Russia’s ties with Holy Mount Athos and Greece in general will continue to strengthen, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on his visit to the site of Russia’s Orthodox settlement on the peninsula of Holy Mount Athos on Saturday.
Romania's Foreign Ministry said it was surprised by Russian President Vladimir Putin's stance regarding the US missile defense system recently deployed in the country.
Talks focused on trade and investment, in particular in energy and transport, and the Russian president openly expressed his country's interest in taking part in the potential privatization of Greek rail assets and the port of Thessaloniki, a major gateway into the Balkans. Show More Summary
A group of leading French businessmen was in Moscow on Wednesday to discuss a raft of mutually-beneficial business projects in Russia with President Vladimir Putin and other top officials
Russian President Vladimir Putin was the only world leader to apologize for the inconvenience his visit created to the residents of the Greek capital of Athens, national media reported.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is visiting Mount Athos in order to mark the 1,000 year presence of Russian Orthodox monks in Greece.
Russia and Greece have common values, including Orthodoxy, Russian President Vladimir Putin said ahead of his visit to Athens. Athens may help Moscow break Europe’s unity against Russia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed hope at a meeting with president of Greece’s opposition New Democracy party Kyriakos Mitsotakis that the opposition in the Greek parliament will support the development of relations between Greece and Russia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday warned Romania and Poland they could find themselves in the sights of Russian rockets because they are hosting elements of a U.S. missile shield that Moscow considers a threat to its security. Putin...Show More Summary
ATHENS (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday Moscow had no choice but to retaliate over the U.S. missile shield in Europe, and warned that both Romania and Poland could find themselves in Russia's sights.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Greek PM Alexis Tsipras are holding a joint press conference in Athens.
Greek Prime Minister stated that an important agreement between Russia's Rosneft and Greece's Hellenic Petroleum (HELPE) will be signed during Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Greece on Friday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has backed out of a scheduled meeting with Sir Elton John to discuss what John has called Russia’s “ridiculous” anti-gay law. That law, commonly referred to as the country’s anti-gay “pro… Read The post Vladimir Putin Backs Out of Meeting with Elton John To Discuss Gay Rights appeared first on Towleroad.
MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko who came home on Wednesday after two years in Russian custody says she would run for president if that’s what Ukrainians desire. Savchenko was pardoned by President Vladimir Putin and flown home in a prisoner swap after she was sentenced to 22 years in prison in March for […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin has vowed that his country will always be a “reliable ally” to the “Islamic world” at a discussion event on the topic of Islam and Russia, state news agency RIA Novosti reported. “The agenda for yourShow More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected in Greece on Friday with a two-day visit to discuss the countries' bilateral ties.