Last April, the Washington Post reported that Blackwater founder Erik Prince had a secret meeting with a Russian close to Vladimir Putin to establish back channel communications between the Kremlin and then-President-elect Donald Trump in advance of the inauguration. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin lavished praise on President Trump, but added that he was sorely disappointed with the U.S. political system, saying that it has been “eating itself up,” the AP reports. Of Trump, Putin said: “I have no disappointment [...]
Just about a year ago, news broke that Erik Prince had gone to the Seychelles to broker a secret communications channel for Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin to communicate. At the time of the report, Prince denied it vehemently before...Show More Summary
It looks like Vladimir Putin has used another exotic poison to attack a Russian expatriate in London.
Masha Gessen writes about Vladimir Putin‘s state-of-the-federation address, which was packed with falsehoods but offered a real view of the Russian President’s imagination.
In his annual state of the nation speech on Thursday, President Vladimir Putin boasted that Russia is developing new types of nuclear weapons that will be invulnerable to U.S. missile-defense systems and, more broadly, will nullify America’s...Show More Summary
“We’d better pray that Vladimir Putin isn’t a big fan of ‘Clueless.'"
Donald Trump and other members of the alt-right tend to have a very favorable view of Vladimir Putin. After all, he shares many of their nationalistic political instincts. But nationalists face a dilemma, as their ideology is fundamentally selfish. Nationalists favor the home country and demonize foreigners. So are nationalists to be pro-America or pro-nationalism? […]
Citizens of Russia, members of the Federation Council and State Duma, Today's Address is a very special landmark event, just as the times we are living in, when the choices we make and every step we take are set to shape the future of our country for decades to come. Show More Summary
Russia’s president Vladimir Putin held a triumphant homecoming party in the Kremlin for Russian Winter Olympics medal-winners today, as the doping ban on the country competing in the Olympics was lifted. An International Olympic Committee...Show More Summary
The Trump administration is tempering concerns about a possibly renewed Cold War with Russia after a rattling speech by President Vladimir Putin Thursday. Putin announced that Russia has a new arsenal of nuclear weapons that he claims can reach anywhere and are impossible to intercept. Elizabeth Palmer reports.
Megyn Kelly’s contentious interview with Vladimir Putin impressed a retired four-star general who was watching. Gen. Barry McCaffrey said that Russia is weak and that Putin’s bluster is designed to appease his domestic audience before the upcoming elections. “Putin is presiding...
The Kremlin on Friday said Russia will not be part of a new arms race as the United States and NATO voiced concern over Vladimir Putin's boasts of new "invincible" weapons. Putin stunned the West -- and many in Russia -- on ThursdayShow More Summary
Everything is fine, and Donald Trump is definitely not a daft mark who doesn't understand how he's been played like a fiddle by Russia:Vladimir Putin has announced that Russia has developed and is testing a new line of strategic, nuclear-capable...Show More Summary
Appearing on MSNBC on Saturday afternoon, the editor of a publication that examines military capabilities broke down Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent speech on expanding his country’s reach with nuclear weapons, and then painted a frightening portrait of a new Cold War that...
The president is at the center of all chaos in this White House. Three weeks away from his next election, Vladimir Putin announced that Russia had developed an invincible nuclear weapon. America shrugged. There is so much craziness happening in U.S. Show More Summary
AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, File Voters fill out forms as they prepare to vote at a polling station in Brooklyn, New York, on Election Day 2016 W hen Vladimir Putin decided to use front organizations to leak confidential emails fromShow More Summary
President Vladimir Putin hailed move during a Kremlin award ceremony for Olympic athletes.
Putin spent well over half an hour talking about futuristic Russian weapons but some noticed the footage they were shown was quite old.
A day after unveiling dramatic new weapons — including a nuclear-powered cruise missile — that sparked talk of a return to Cold War tensions, Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested that he'd reverse the collapse of the Soviet Union if he could. Putin's comments on the 1991 fall of the U.S.S.R. — which bound Russia and many of its […]