Vladimir Putin

Putin and Netanyahu discuss situation in Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a phone call with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The sides discussed the situation in Syria and current bilateral issues, the Kremlin press service informed. …

Putin holds telephone conversation with Merkel

According to the Kremlin, today, on the initiative of Berlin, a telephone conversation took place between Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. “During the discussion of the settlement in Ukraine, …

Turkey's Erdogan to meet Putin in Russia October 22

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea city of Sochi on Oct. 22, the Turkish presidency said on Wednesday, Reuters reports. It gave no further details. Both countries have troops in …

Russia and UAE sign agreements totaling $1.4 bln

Russia and the United Arab Emirates signed agreements worth $1.4 bln in the course of President Vladimir Putin’s official visit to the UAE. According to the Russian leader, investments were be made in …

Putin doubts Turkey to be able to contain ISIS in Syria

Turkey may not be able to contain militants from the ISIS terror group (outlawed in Russia) active in northern Syria while conducting a military operation in the region, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting of the …

Putin prefers centuries-old traditions over liberalism

The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) members should treasure and uphold their centuries-old cultural forms of cooperation and traditions, Russian President Vladimir Putin told a meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of …