Vladimir Putin

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  • Russia joins search operation for missing Argentine submarine

    Russia joins search operation for missing Argentine submarine

    Russia has joined in the search for an Argentine military submarine that went missing with 44 crew in the southern Atlantic a week ago, the media reported on Thursday. Argentine President Mauricio Macri said his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, had......

    November 23, 2017
  • Putin meets Assad to discuss Syria war

    Putin meets Assad to discuss Syria war

    Russian President Vladimir Putin met his Syrian counterpart Bashar-al-Assad to discuss the war in Syria, the Kremlin said in on Tuesday. The meeting took place on Monday in the Russian seaside city of Sochi. Putin told Assad that joint military......

    November 21, 2017
  • Why Hillary's book should not have happened

    Why Hillary's book should not have happened

    Hillary Clinton should have refrained. Refrained from running for President. Refrained from trying to restore her image by analysing why she lost. Refrained from exposing so much about what’s wrong with US politics. Refrained from badmouthing Russia and President Putin.......

    November 19, 2017
  • US to sell Patriot missiles to Poland

    US to sell Patriot missiles to Poland

    The US State Department has approved a possible sale of the Patriot Anti-Missile System to Poland at an estimated cost of $ 10.5 billion, said the Pentagon. The proposed sale will increase the Polish military's defensive capabilities without altering the......

    November 18, 2017
  • Turkey-Russia relations nearly back to normal: Vladimir Putin

    Turkey-Russia relations nearly back to normal: Vladimir Putin

    Relations between Russia and Turkey are nearly back to the level they were prior to the Turkish downing of a Russian warplane over Syria two years ago, the presidents of both countries have said. "I'm going to emphasize that our......

    November 14, 2017
  • Emmanuel Macron, Vladimir Putin discuss situation in Syria

    Emmanuel Macron, Vladimir Putin discuss situation in Syria

    French President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin discussed the situation in Syria, including access to humanitarian aid and political transition, the Elysee said. Recalling "his commitment to a regular and frank dialogue with Russia", Macron told Putin,......

    November 4, 2017
  • Wife of Putin's 'assassination plotter' killed in shooting

    Wife of Putin's 'assassination plotter' killed in shooting

    The wife of a Chechen man accused by Russian authorities of plotting to kill President Vladimir Putin was shot dead in an ambush here that also wounded her husband, officials said. Amina Okuyeva and Adam Osmayev were in a car......

    October 31, 2017
  • Russian economy needs to do more: Putin

    Russian economy needs to do more: Putin

    Russia's economy needs to become more dynamic and efficient, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday. "We cannot be satisfied with the current growth rate. We have to raise it to the levels above the global average," Xinhua cited Putin......

    October 25, 2017
  • Putin advocates 'civilised' solution to Korean Peninsula impasse

    Putin advocates 'civilised' solution to Korean Peninsula impasse

    Russia has always favoured a civilized way to settle all disputes, including the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, said President Vladimir Putin on Thursday. North Korea should not be cornered or intimidated, he said at a meeting of Russian thinktank Valdai......

    October 20, 2017
  • Keep an eye on him: Clinton on Putin

    Keep an eye on him: Clinton on Putin

    Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has warned that Russian President Vladimir Putin still poses a significant threat to Washington, the media reported. "Keep an eye on him, because he's not done," Clinton told CNN in an interview on......

    October 16, 2017
  • Russia expects record grain harvest in 2017: Putin

    Russia expects record grain harvest in 2017: Putin

    Russia expects a record-high grain harvest this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday in a congratulatory message to agro-industry workers on the Agriculture and Processing Industry Workers' Day, according to the Kremlin. "Today agriculture, the agro-industrial complex as......

    October 8, 2017
  • Saudi king makes historic visit to Russia

    Saudi king makes historic visit to Russia

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman, on the first official trip to Russia by a ruler of the oil-rich Sunni powerhouse, was set to meet President Vladimir Putin to discuss energy contracts despite discord over the Syrian conflict. While they are partners......

    October 5, 2017
  • Putin expects mutual interests to improve Russia-US relations

    Putin expects mutual interests to improve Russia-US relations

    The fundamental mutual interests of Moscow and Washington, including fighting terrorism, will help to improve their relations, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday. Addressing a plenary session of the Russian Energy Week (REW), which kicked off in Moscow on......

    October 5, 2017