Over the last year there has been a recurrent refrain about the seeming bromance between Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. More seriously, but relatedly, many believe Trump is an admirer and would-be emulator of Putin's increasingly autocratic and illiberal rule. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday expressed condolences to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani over the deadly suicide bombing in Kabul and reassured him of readiness to cooperate in anti-terror fight, Kremlin’s press service said in a statement.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a phone conversation on Saturday, discussed cooperation in fighting terrorism threats in the Middle East, Russian news agencies quoted the Kremlin as saying.
This article first appeared on the Daily Signal. In signing a new anti-terrorism law, Russian President Vladimir Putin could have authority to crack down on non-government-aligned churches, said Archbishop Andrew Maklakov, administrator...Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences to the people of Germany following the deadly shooting in Munich in a letter addressed to the German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Minister President of Bavaria Horst Seehofer, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Saturday.
Russian president Vladimir Putin says "there can be no place for doping in sport" after his country's Olympic athletics ban was upheld.
The Russian Olympic Committe must set up independent commission involving domestic and foreign experts to investigate doping allegations, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has no plans to meet up with h Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in the nearest future, according to Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov.
Since Vladimir Putin retook Russia’s presidency in 2012, the nation has annexed Crimea in March 2014; incited a separatist rebellion in eastern Ukraine and sent in its military to help; engaged in provocative maneuvers in NATO airspace, and intervened militarily in the Syrian civil war. Do Russian elites support the assertive foreign policy that Putin […]
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s recent statements indicating he wants to be less predictable in his foreign policy toward Russia is reflecting the qualities of Russian President Vladimir Putin, US Congressman from Texas Louie Gohmert told Sputnik.
Jeffrey Goldberg: The Republican nominee for president, Donald J. Trump, has chosen this week to unmask himself as a de facto agent of Russian President Vladimir Putin, a KGB-trained dictator who seeks to rebuild the Soviet empire by undermining the free nations of Europe, marginalizing NATO, and ending America's reign as the world's sole superpower. Show More Summary
Eurasia Group president Ian Bremmer discusses why some international leaders including Russian President Vladimir Putin would benefit from a Donald Trump presidency. Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this story »
Syrian President Bashar Assad named himself, Russian President Vladimir Putin and former Cuban President Fidel Castro as leaders subjected to US demonizing practices.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin next month, in their first meeting since a dramatic collapse of relations in November 2015 that saw them accuse one another of trading oil with jihadists. Show More Summary
MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin risks personal humiliation if all Russian competitors are banned from the Rio Olympics over doping, as now seems possible; yet the man on whose watch this may happen, Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, is not being fired.
Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump will be watched closely to see whether he has learned anything about the aggressive intentions of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
When Russian Authoritarian Vladimir Putin and Elon Musk crossed paths for the first time, it was most certainly not love at first sight. During the early years of Putin’s presidency, Musk traveled to Moscow with the hope of buying a few old standard issue Russian ICBM missiles. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin has urged Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to capitalize on recent gains made by the ruble despite the price of oil continuing to drop, the Kremlin reported Tuesday. Russia is in the midst of a recession, following a colossal devaluation of the ruble in 2014 and a drop in the price of oil. Show More Summary
The meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will take place in the first 10 days of August in Russia, according to Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov.
Russian Economic Development Minister Alexey Ulyukaev considers the possibility of Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Japan, noting that meetings with the Japanese side should be filled with the economic content.