Looks like the embattled Fifa president has at least one powerful ally — Vladimir Putin.
PM Narendra Modi is in Russia to attend the BRICS and SCO summits.
Modi thanked Putin with regard to India getting the membership of SCO with the process set to be complete by next year.
The White House said both Obama and Putin addressed continued bloodshed in Syria and conflict in Ukraine.
“Does Modi do yoga?” That was the question posed by Russian President Vladimir Putin when he was told that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had started a Ministry of Yoga.
Russia’s new, hi-tech ICBMs can only bring back bad old memories of a world left behind.
The aircraft, carrying 298 people, was en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur July 17 when it crashed in Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk region, about 60 km from the Russian border.
New technology has made public diplomacy easier and more perilous.
The search began just as Putin was starting his annual televised question and answer session.
“Moscow has no intention to “make concessions or bend down”, said Putin.
While he was gone, the wondering had taken on a life of its own.
Nemtsov was walking with a young Ukrainian woman, Anna Duritskaya, when he was shot.
An opposition leader’s assassination is a grim pointer to rising political culture of hatred in Russia.
Nemtsov was shot dead late Friday while walking on a bridge near the Kremlin with a companion.
Putin blamed the assassination on foes trying to discredit the Kremlin, but vowed to do all he could.