A ceasefire aimed at ending the bloody fight between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists started Monday -- but is already on shaky ground... Russian President Vladimir Putin effectively withdrew from the Minsk agreement last week by signing an executive order recognizing travel documents issued by the separatist authorities in the region. Show More Summary
Mattis has been more critical than Trump of Russian President Vladimir Putin, and distanced himself from Trump's labeling of the media as "the enemy of the American people", saying he had no problems with the press.
When a Republican congressman on MSNBC brought up a 2012 incident where President Barack Obama was caught on a hot mic promising to give Russia's Vladimir Putin a little more "flexibility" after the election year, NBC journalist and MSNBC host Katy Tur seemed not to recall the incident.
Bill Neely of NBC News reports on Vladimir Putin's efforts to understand the psyche of America's reality-show president: A dossier on Donald Trump's psychological makeup is being prepared for Russian President Vladimir Putin. Among its...Show More Summary
Germany's most prominent nationalist politician has held talks with Russian lawmakers, including senior members of President Vladimir Putin's United Russia party. Her office says Frauke Petry, the co-leader of Alternative … Click to Continue »
John Oliver is convinced he’s come to solve the riddle of President Trump’s fascination with Vladimir Putin. In short, the Last Week Tonight host has deduced the newly elected Republican president dreams of becoming the exact, same man...Show More Summary
It’s good to know a little bit about a person before you and your nation begin an international friendship with him, so Late Week Tonight With John Oliver opened the dossier on Russian president Vladimir Putin last night to see if, as President Trump has repeatedly insisted, it really would ... More »
John Oliver probed the “weird, noticeably soft spot” President Donald Trump has for Russia and its ruler Vladimir Putin on Last Week Tonight. “Trump is fixated on getting along better with Russia,” the HBO late-night host said, telling...Show More Summary
A dossier on Donald Trump’s psychological makeup is being prepared for Russian President Vladimir Putin. Among the preliminary conclusions? The new American leader is a risk-taker but can be naïve, according to a senior Kremlin adviser. Trump “doesn’t understand fully who is Mr. Putin — he is a tough guy,” former Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei […]
As the fourth season of John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight rolls on, Russia President Vladimir Putin is the latest target to wind up in the British comedian’s (strictly metaphorical) crosshairs. Perturbed at President Trump’s apparent cozying...Show More Summary
Rumors and accusations have swirled for months around Donald Trump's curious relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin. And though John Oliver has mentioned it throughout the campaign and the beginning of Trump's presidency,...Show More Summary
A dossier on Donald Trump’s psychological makeup is being prepared for Russian President Vladimir Putin, NBC News reports. “Among the preliminary conclusions? The new American leader is a risk-taker but can be naïve, according to a senior Kremlin adviser.” “It [...]
Oliver also focused much of the desk segment on the history of Russian President Vladimir Putin himself, saying "from the beginning of his Presidency has been shrouded in accusations of corruption."
John Oliver examined President Donald Trump’s obvious “soft spot” for Russia and its leader, Vladimir Putin. The host of HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” showed video clips of Trump praising Putin and arguing that it would be “good” to pursue better...
President Donald Trump has repeatedly shown admiration for Russian President Vladimir Putin, even as his campaign’s alleged ties to Russia have come under scrutiny. “There is no hard proof yet of direct links between Trump himself and Russia,” John Oliver pointed out on HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” on Sunday. Show More Summary
Associates of President Donald Trump have crafted a plan to lift sanctions that were placed on Russia following President Vladimir Putin's aggression against Ukraine. According to The New York Times, Trump's personal attorney, Michael...Show More Summary
Associates of President Donald Trump have crafted a plan to lift sanctions that were placed on Russia following President Vladimir Putin’s aggression against Ukraine. According to The New York Times, Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, hand-delivered the “peace plan”...
As questions deepened about ties between President Donald Trump’s administration and Vladimir Putin’s Russia, White House chief of staff Reince Priebus flatly denied Sunday that the two camps colluded during the 2016 presidential campaign. Priebus, in a series of news show interviews, also insisted...
Well, that didn’t last long. As President Donald Trump wrapped up his fourth week in office, the romance between him and Russian president Vladimir Putin seemed to have cooled suddenly. The week began with the resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn amid revelations that he lied about his phone calls to the Russian ambassador. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin has assured governors who have recently resigned that he will personally help them to apply their experience and skills for Russia’s benefit, and asked them to help their successors to settle in as soon as possible. Read Full Article at RT.com