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Russian President Vladimir Putin


Trump still defers to Putin, even as he dismisses US intelligence and the allies

August 01, 2020 3:30 pm

Not surprisingly, the administration rejects the notion that it has given Putin free rein. Trump regularly says no US president has been tougher on Russia than he has, “maybe tougher than any other president.”

Vladimir Putin says Moscow could appeal Russia sports ban

December 10, 2019 11:16 am

Russia was banned from the world's top sporting events for four years earlier on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.

Last major nuclear arms pact could expire with no replacement, Russia says

November 02, 2019 7:46 am

President Vladimir Putin’s government has said that Russia hopes to renew or revise the treaty — but that the negotiations to revise it would have to begin immediately.

Erdogan, Putin, Rouhani hold 'productive' talks on Syria

September 17, 2019 8:49 am

Foreign troops should leave Syria once terrorists are defeated and security reestablished, Russia's Vladimir Putin has said at a peace summit in Ankara. Turkey and Russia are at odds over a regime offensive in Idlib.

Russia’s highest state honour for PM Modi

April 13, 2019 6:23 am

A Russian official said the ‘Order of St Andrew the Apostle’ is awarded to prominent statesmen, public figures and those working in the fields of science, culture and arts in recognition of their exceptional services in promoting prosperity and glory of Russia.

Five times the Trump Administration has been tougher than Trump on Russia

January 22, 2019 10:57 am

The contradiction has taken on new meaning in light of several recent reports, including one on an FBI counterintelligence investigation that was opened in 2017 into whether Trump had secretly acted on Russia’s behalf — one facet of the Justice Department’s investigation into Moscow’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Russia warns US against deploying new missiles in Europe

November 26, 2018 7:47 pm

"We won't be able to turn a blind eye to the potential deployment of new US missiles on the territories where they may threaten Russia," Sergei Ryabkov said, adding that such intermediate-range missiles would tilt the existing strategic balance between Russia and the US.

India, Russia seal missile deal despite US warning

October 06, 2018 4:35 am

Narendra Modi, Vladimir Putin say countries will step up cooperation to combat terrorism.

India, Russia ink S-400 defence deal, sign eight pacts at annual bilateral summit; US gives guarded response

October 05, 2018 9:31 pm

The two-day India-Russia annual bilateral summit concluded in New Delhi on Friday. PM Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin signed S-400 defence deal, amid the US warning. The two sides also inked pacts in areas ranging from defence, railways nuclear energy, space and economy.

Russian establishment chalks up Trump summit as a win for Vladimir Putin

July 17, 2018 5:59 pm

The praise from Russia's elite for Putin's performance at the summit contrasted sharply with the reaction in Washington where US President Donald Trump's own Republican party accused him of failing to stand up to Putin.