Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Vladimir Zhirinovsky
Leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia
 

Zhirinovsky: “We would be glad to demand withdrawal of the ambassador from Armenia”

Zhirinovsky: “We would be glad to demand withdrawal of the ambassador from Armenia”

The diplomat wanted the LDPR leader to apologize for his ‘empty and cynical’ statements on Armenia

Olympic ideas of Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Olympic ideas of Vladimir Zhirinovsky

He proposes permanently holding summer Olympics in Athens, and winter games in Salzburg or Sochi.

Vladimir Zhirinovsky: Turkey and Iran may become major powers only in alliance with Russia

Vladimir Zhirinovsky: Turkey and Iran may become major powers only in alliance with Russia

Turkey and Iran may become leading world powers only in alliance with Russia, the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party Vladimir Zhirinovsky said in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza. The politician pointed out …

 Zhirinovsky: Moscow and Ankara to solve Karabakh and Kurdish issues

Zhirinovsky: Moscow and Ankara to solve Karabakh and Kurdish issues

Russia and Turkey are able to solve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and the Kurdish problem, uniting their trade, economic and military efforts, the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party Vladimir Zhirinovsky said in an …

Lavrov: term #039Russian World#039 has nothing in common with nationalism

Lavrov: term 'Russian World' has nothing in common with nationalism

The term 'Russian World'  has nothing in common with nationalism, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview for the film about Russian politician Vladimir Zhirinovsky’s anniversary …

Zhirinovsky: Russia should revive KGB

Zhirinovsky: Russia should revive KGB

Russia must revive the Committee for State Security (KGB), which operated in the USSR from 1954 till 1991. This proposal was made today by the chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDPR), Vladimir Zhirinovsky, commenting on a …

Russia marks Day of People#039s Unity

Russia marks Day of People's Unity

Russia is marking the Day of People's Unity today, dedicated to the liberation of Moscow from foreign intervention in 1612, when Kuzma Minin and Dmitry Pozharsky formed consolidated militia and saved the country from destruction. …

Russian politicians speak out against Western pressure on Azerbaijan

Russian politicians speak out against Western pressure on Azerbaijan

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In an exclusive interview to Vestnik Kavkaza, the head of Dagestan, Ramazan Abdullatipov, the Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council, Ilyas Umakhanov, and the Chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, spoke about the …

EXCLUSIVE. Russian politics: Opening of Cathedral Mosque is significant event for the whole country

EXCLUSIVE. Russian politics: Opening of Cathedral Mosque is significant event for the whole country

Today's opening of the Cathedral Mosque in Moscow is a significant event not only for the Russian capital, but also for the whole country, a number of prominent Russian politicians stated in an exclusive interview to Vestnik Kavkaza. …

EXCLUSIVE. Russian politicians make statements against Western pressure on Azerbaijan

EXCLUSIVE. Russian politicians make statements against Western pressure on Azerbaijan

The West does not like the independent policy of Azerbaijan, so now it is engaged in gross interference in the internal affairs of the republic, the head of Dagestan, Ramazan Abdullatipov, the Deputy Chairman of the Federation ...

United Russia will receive most votes in elections due to Putin’s authority, expert says

United Russia will receive most votes in elections due to Putin’s authority, expert says

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The director of the Institute of Political Studies, Sergei Markov, made a forecast for the coming election campaign. According to the analyst, these elections will be a training before 2016 for many candidates. …

What do 2015 elections mean for Russia?

What do 2015 elections mean for Russia?

Sergey Markov: “All parties are conducting their campaigns on a preparatory basis for the parliamentary elections”

North Caucasus: the highlights of the week

North Caucasus: the highlights of the week

The President's candidate of confidence – acting Head of North Ossetia Tamerlan Aguzarov – has actually topped all the key party lists

Сandidatures for post of head of North Ossetia become known

Сandidatures for post of head of North Ossetia become known

Russian political parties have named their candidates for the post of the Head of the North Ossetia-Alania. On the instructions of Russian President Vladimir Putin, it was organized today …

The Days of Ingushetia in the Russian State Duma

The Days of Ingushetia in the Russian State Duma

Sergey Mironov: “Ingushetia shows the most vigorous growth of all indicators”

POF: Putin’s electoral rating reaches 76%

POF: Putin’s electoral rating reaches 76%

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s electoral rating has grown over the last weeks and reached 76%, according to a poll conducted by the Public Opinion Fund (POF).

Putin named man of the year again

Putin named man of the year again

According to a survey conducted by "Levada Center", Vladimir Putin has been named "Man of the Year" in Russia for the seventh time. The poll was on held December 19-22, its participants were 1,600 people in 134 settlements of 46 regions of the country.

85% of Russians trust Putin

85% of Russians trust Putin

According to social polls carried out by Levada Center in the second half of December, 85% of Russians trust President Vladimir Putin, while 63% are satisfied with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's work. The top 5 favourite politicians in Russia are Vladimir Putin, Sergey Shoygu, Sergey Lavrov, Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Zhirinovsky. Most Russians want Putin re-elected as the president after 2018.

Roundup of 2014 for Azerbaijan

Roundup of 2014 for Azerbaijan

Escalations in Nagorno-Karabakh, tensions with West, partnership with Russia, the struggle for the European gas market, prevention of religious extremism, attempts to revamp relations with Tehran

Zhirinovsky congratulates Azerbaijani president on birthday

Zhirinovsky congratulates Azerbaijani president on birthday

Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the leader of the LDPR faction in the Russian State Duma, has sent a congratulation letter to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. He said in the letter that Aliyev had spent many years serving the interests of Azerbaijan, and proven himself to be a decisive and principled politician, professional and wise, Trend reports.

Zhirinovsky: “Sanctions are a reason for development”

Zhirinovsky: “Sanctions are a reason for development”

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Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the LDPR leader, shared his view on the sanctions launched against Russia. The politician states that such measures enabled the USSR in the early 20th century to make an industrial breakthrough. So Russian has an opportunity to produce all necessary goods by itself.

Zhirinovsky doesn’t want to be liberal

Zhirinovsky doesn’t want to be liberal

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Ahead of the 25th anniversary of the LDPR, the leader of the party, its main mastermind Vladimir Zhirinovsky, held a press conference at which the politician stated that he wanted to change the faction’s name.

Vladimir Zhirinovsky is glad of sanctions

Vladimir Zhirinovsky is glad of sanctions

He predicts that Russia will have all domestic goods, but they will be of low quality

Russian politicians congratulate Azerbaijan on independence

The Russian Public Chamber Commission for Development of Public Diplomacy and Support of Compatriots Abroad organized a round table conference entitled “A new stage of relations of Russian and Azerbaijan. The results of 23 years of independence of the Azerbaijani Republic.” Participants in the conference discussed visits of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Vice Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, Minister for Agriculture Alexey Ulyukayev, Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu, Speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko, Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin, LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky and other politicians to Baku in the last 4 months.

Review of the mass media of Azerbaijan September 25 - October 2

Review of the mass media of Azerbaijan September 25 - October 2

 Questions of regional cooperation, the summit of the five Caspian countries and the relationship in the light of the ever-more frequent visits of high-ranking officials from Russia to Azerbaijan were the main subjects of the last week …

EaEU construction goes under foreign sanctions

EaEU construction goes under foreign sanctions

Practical cooperation in the system of Eurasian integration will be possible

Zhirinovsky meets Azerbaijani president

 LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky has met Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in Baku. The sides discussed bilateral relations of Azerbaijan and Russia, inter-parliament cooperation. The Russian lawmaker said that he was impressed by the …

Zhirinovsky says he has warmest attitude toward Azerbaijan

Zhirinovsky says he has warmest attitude toward Azerbaijan

 Yesterday it became known that at the end of September the leader of the LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky will visit Baku. In anticipation of this visit a correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza had a conversation with the Russian politician about …

Azerbaijan is in the grip of a geopolitical confrontation

Azerbaijan is in the grip of a geopolitical confrontation

The strengthening of regional cooperation and closer cooperation between the historic neighbours seems the only possible way to counter emerging threats from outside