Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin
President of the Russian Federation
 

Putin offers condolences to Kyrgyz president over Bishkek plane crash

Putin offers condolences to Kyrgyz president over Bishkek plane crash

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed condolences to his Kyrgyz counterpart, Almazbek Atambayev, over loss of life in the plane crash near Bishkek's airport, the Kremlin press service reported. …

Russia invites Trump administration to Syria talks

Russia invites Trump administration to Syria talks

Russia has invited the incoming Trump administration to Syrian peace talks it is sponsoring this month with Turkey and Iran, part of a process from which President Barack Obama's administration has been excluded. U.S. participation, …

Trump doesn#039t plan to lift anti-Russian sanctions immediately

Trump doesn't plan to lift anti-Russian sanctions immediately

US president-elect Donald Trump says he does not plan to immediately lift sanctions imposed by the Obama administration on Russia. Speaking in a Friday interview with The Wall Street Journal, Trump said he would keep the late December sanctions ...

Russia has no plans to get back to G8

Russia has no plans to get back to G8

Russia has no intention of getting back to the G8 format, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "This theme [of return to the G8 format] is not being discussed in Moscow in any way," TASS …

Putin and Nazarbayev discuss preparations for Astana talks on Syria

Putin and Nazarbayev discuss preparations for Astana talks on Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed preparations for Syria talks in Astana with his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev by phone on Thursday, the Kremlin said in a statement. The sides …

Putin: infrastructure projects of North Caucasus should be completed by 2021

Putin: infrastructure projects of North Caucasus should be completed by 2021

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed hope that authorities in the country’s southern territory of North Caucasus would complete main infrastructure projects to attract tourists by 2021.  "We all …

Kremlin dismisses existence of compromising material on Trump

Kremlin dismisses existence of compromising material on Trump

The Kremlin dismissed a leaked report on alleged Russian ties to US President-elect Donald Trump as a “complete fake,” President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said …

The Secrets Behind Russia’s 2016 Oil Success

The Secrets Behind Russia’s 2016 Oil Success

A combination of tax measures, the dollar's value and benefits of a cheap production

Jimmy Fallon#039s jokes on Putin at Golden Globes

Jimmy Fallon's jokes on Putin at Golden Globes

The "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon at the 74th Golden Globe Awards gestured toward the ongoing controversy surrounding Russia's apparent hacking of Democratic officials during the campaign to aid the US …

Trump demanded to condemn Russia

Trump demanded to condemn Russia

The unclassified report leaves big looming unanswered questions

Putin offers condolences over Jerusalem truck attack

Putin offers condolences over Jerusalem truck attack

Russian President Vladimir Putin offered his condolences to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over the deadly truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem, Kremlin’s press service said. …

Crimea receives first gas from Kuban

Crimea receives first gas from Kuban

Gas from Krasnodar Territory has finally arrived to Crimea through a new gas pipeline, the pipeline will work normally in the near future, member of the State Duma Committee on Energy, former First Deputy Prime Minister of Crimea …

Everything you need to know about Europe’s hottest political events

Everything you need to know about Europe’s hottest political events

Which events investors cannot afford to ignore

Putin: new year will be better than previous one

Putin: new year will be better than previous one

Russian President Vladimir Putin took part in Orthodox Christmas service at St. George’s (Yuriev) Monastery in Russia’s Veliky Novgorod. After Christmas liturgy he said that 2017 will be much better than the past …

Russia celebrates Christmas

Russia celebrates Christmas

Today Russia celebrates Christmas, which is one of two most important religious holidays along with Easter. Patriarch Kirill congratulated Orthodox Christians after a midnight service at the Cathedral …

Why does Obama administration continue to play Russian hackers card

Why does Obama administration continue to play Russian hackers card

Top 5 ways Obama sanctions on Russia work for democrats

Assange says he is #0391,000% confident#039 that Russia was not the source for hacked Democratic emails

Assange says he is '1,000% confident' that Russia was not the source for hacked Democratic emails

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has said Barack Obama is' trying to delegitimize the Trump administration

USA vs Russia: from Maidan to Trump

USA vs Russia: from Maidan to Trump

Neocons and liberal hawks are pushing world to war

Putin expresses condolences to Erdogan over terrorist attack in Istanbul

Putin expresses condolences to Erdogan over terrorist attack in Istanbul

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the deadly terrorist attack in Istanbul, according to Kremlin press service, Trend reported citing …

Escalating the risky fight with Russia

Escalating the risky fight with Russia

Time and again, the unhappy country at the receiving end of America’s latest “regime change” project ends up wallowing in pools of blood

For Europe bound gas, Russia successfully by-passing Ukraine

For Europe bound gas, Russia successfully by-passing Ukraine

If the Turkish Stream gets built, Ukraine will have to find new ways to make money

Kadyrov: Russia above Obama#039s childish squabbles

Kadyrov: Russia above Obama's "childish squabbles"

Chechny's head Ramzan Kadyrov has described as dignified the decision not to respond reciprocally to the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the United States, TASS reports. "The US Administration of …

Trump: Putin#039s decision to not expel American diplomats is a great move

Trump: Putin's decision to not expel American diplomats is a great move

US President-elect Donald Trump praised Russian President Vladimir Putin's decision to not expel American diplomats, Sputnik reports. "Great move on delay by [Vladimir Putin]," he …

Russian President won#039t expel US diplomats

Russian President won't expel US diplomats

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he will not expel any American diplomats in retaliation against new US sanctions against Russia over its alleged interference in the presidential election. Calling the moves a …

Putin congratulates Obama with New Year

Putin congratulates Obama with New Year

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent New Year greetings to the US president Barack Obama, the Kremlin press office said. "It is a regret that the administration of US President Obama is …

Ravil Gaynutdin welcomes ceasefire in Syria

Ravil Gaynutdin welcomes ceasefire in Syria

The head of the Russian Muftis Council, mufti Sheikh Ravil Gaynutdin, said that he warmly welcomes and fully supports the agreement on cease-fire and the start of peace talks in Syria. Gaynutdin stressed the fundamental …

Why Russia-brokered Syrian ceasefire has chance of succeeding

Why Russia-brokered Syrian ceasefire has chance of succeeding

In the case of Syria peace drive Moscow is at centre of decision making while US is out in the cold

Putin, Assad discuss Syrian ceasefire, Astana talks in phone call

Putin, Assad discuss Syrian ceasefire, Astana talks in phone call

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Syrian President Bashar Assad discussed in a phone call on Thursday recent agreements on nationwide truce and transition to peace process in war-torn …

Putin abolishes Federal Agency for Special Construction

Putin abolishes Federal Agency for Special Construction

Russian President Vladimir Putin abolished the Federal Agency for Special Construction. The head of state signed a relevant decree, press service of the Kremlin said on Thursday, TASS reports. Functions of the abolished …

Putin and Erdogan discuss ceasefire in Syria

Putin and Erdogan discuss ceasefire in Syria

Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan are satisfied with the agreements on the Syrian settlement. The two leaders said they intended to continue cooperation in the fight against terrorism, TASS …