Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday marked 1,000 years since the death of Prince Vladimir, the Orthodox saint credited with bringing Christianity to the country in the Middle Ages. "By stopping strife, crushing internal enemies,...Show More Summary
Russia has launched a new crackdown on groups that might challenge President Vladimir Putin's monopoly on power. On Tuesday, Moscow moved to ban the United States National Endowment for Democracy under a new law against foreign-backed "undesirable" nongovernmental organizations that the Kremlin claims are meddling in Russia's internal affairs. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin has suggested that longtime FIFA boss Sepp Blatter, who recently announced he was stepping down from football’s global governing body amid a massive corruption probe, deserves a Nobel prize for his leadership. Speaking with Swiss broadcaster RTS Monday, Putin called the U.S. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview that he believes people like Sepp Blatter deserve a Nobel Prize for their efforts in bettering their communities. Putin explicitly says he does not believe Blatter is involved in any sort of corruption. Produced by Emma Fierberg. Video courtesy of Reuters. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
FIFA President Sepp Blatter deserves a Nobel Prize, Russian President Vladimir Putin has claimed, after the international football's governing body was rocked by the biggest corruption scandal in its history. As Russia's successful bid...Show More Summary
Musicians and producers ask president to prevent state-owned Goskontsert buying radio and TV stations of Russkaya Media Group A group of popular singers and producers in Russia has appealed to President Vladimir Putin to stop an ownership struggle that could turn a major radio company into a state-owned patriotic music holding. Show More Summary
Since FIFA president Sepp Blatter won his first election in 1998, he has (allegedly! [lol]) both bribed and received bribes in order to stay in power and award desperate countries international tournaments. Along the way, he has actually...Show More Summary
Almost the end of the month. Keep those suggestions coming, folks. International Politics Overall – Israel hopes to use the Syrian Civil War to bolster its energy independence – Russian President Vladimir Putin: I think Sepp Blatter should get the Nobel Peace Prize; Spits out drink – The United Nations suspended its health programs in Iraq...
Fifa president Sepp Blatter deserves a Nobel Prize, according to Russian president Vladimir Putin.
For some reason, FIFA president Sepp Blatter could not find a way to make it over from Switzerland to Canada for the Women’s World Cup, even though he had handed the trophy to the winners of every previous tournament since attaining his position in 1998. But nothing was going to keep him from sharing a […]
Get a room, you two! Russian President Vladimir Putin has been talking about his BFF to the media, excitedly saying that Sepp Blatter should win the Nobel Prize. It’s easy to see Putin’s agenda as he rather nervously holds on to his World Cup while muttering ‘my precious’ over and over again. Show More Summary
If it were up to Russian President Vladimir Putin, outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter would be the next recipient of the Nobel Prize. " I think people like Mr. Blatter or the heads of big international sporting federations, or the Olympic Games, deserve special recognition. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin claims that the United States stands at the origin of many problems that the European Union faces at the moment, including the problem of migration.
President Vladimir Putin expressed hope that Russia and the West will maintain constructive dialogue.
We have now gone completely through the looking glass Disgraced FIFA headman Sepp Blatter deserves a Nobel Prize, says none other than Vladimir Putin. The Russian president made his surprise endorsement in an interview aired Monday by...Show More Summary
At the 2018 World Cup preliminary draw in St. Petersburg, outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter received a strong endorsement from Russian president Vladimir Putin. Speaking on a Swiss TV station, Putin said he not only believes the soon-to-be...Show More Summary
GENEVA, July 27 (Reuters) - FIFA boss Sepp Blatter deserves a Nobel Prize for his stewardship of soccer's governing body, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview aired by Swiss broadcaster RTS on Monday. On Saturday,Show More Summary
Putin, president of Russia, will follow in the footsteps of fellow mononyms Oprah and Zuckerberg by selecting books for his nation’s reading public. But the owners of Russia’s bookstores are pointing to the government’s new plan as an act of censorship by other means. …Read More
With Sepp Blatter's Saturday meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin serving as window dressing, John Oliver continued his pummeling of FIFA on HBO's "Last Week Tonight" on Sunday. Oliver was surprised that their meeting didn't...Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin has fired 110,000 people from the ranks of government work. The move comes two weeks after Putin signed a decree that reduced the government workforce by 110,000. The Russian government employs more than...Show More Summary