Vladimir Putin

Putin changes Russia’s top prosecutor

Russian President Vladimir Putin has suggested dismissing Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika due to his transfer to other work. The head of state nominated Deputy Head of the Investigative …

Mishustin included in Russian Security Council

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on including Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin in the Russian Security Council, the statement on the Kremlin website said. "To make a change to …

Mishustin approved as Russian Prime Minister

The Russian State Duma endorsed the president’s nominee Mikhail Mishustin as Prime Minister. 383 deputies voted for his candidacy for the post of prime minister of Russia, none were against, while 41 abstained, …

Russian government resigns

The Russian government has resigned, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev announced after Russian President Vladimir Putin's State of the Nation Address to the Federal Assembly. Medvedev said …