Thursday 23 November 2017

Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin

Tens of thousands of protesters pressure Putin

Tens of thousands of protesters pressure Putin

Tens of thousands of flag-waving and chanting protesters called Saturday for a disputed parliamentary election to be rerun and an end to Vladimir Putin's rule, increasing pressure on the ...

Medvedev orders Russia poll inquiry, gets insults

Medvedev orders Russia poll inquiry, gets insults

President Dmitry Medvedev ordered an investigation on Sunday into allegations of fraud in Russia's parliamentary election, one day after tens of thousands of protesters demanded it be ann...

Vladimir Putin accuses Clinton of inciting protests in Russia

Vladimir Putin accuses Clinton of inciting protests in Russia

Vladimir Putin says Hillary Rodham Clinton's criticism of Russian parliamentary elections emboldened protesters. The incident may further damage already strained U.S.-Russia ties.

Russian Protesters Mobilize Via Social Networks, As Key Opposition Leaders Jailed

Russian Protesters Mobilize Via Social Networks, As Key Opposition Leaders Jailed

Ilya Klishin, a Moscow-based journalist and blogger, listed the "Saturday Revolution Square" opposition protest taking place on December 10 on Facebook after returning on December 6 from ...

Mikhail Gorbachev, Former Soviet Leader, Calls For New Election In Russia

Mikhail Gorbachev, Former Soviet Leader, Calls For New Election In Russia

Popular anger against Vladimir Putin's ruling party and alleged election fraud boiled over into a third straight night of protests Wednesday, and police in Russia's two largest cities arr...

Protests over Russian Elections Spread to More Cities

Protests over Russian Elections Spread to More Cities

with a little help from friends who need to keep Russia busy with internal issues, while the ambush on Syria, Lebanon and Iran in the midst: Protests against Sunday’s Duma elections are s...

NY jury convicts Russian arms dealer Mr. Viktor Bout of trying to sell heavy weapons to Colombian terror group

NY jury convicts Russian arms dealer Mr. Viktor Bout of trying to sell heavy weapons to Colombian terror group

As expected before the trial started, a notorious Russian arms dealer accused of evading authorities for years while fueling violence in war zones around the globe was convicted Wednesday.

Putin sets stage for return as Russian president

Putin

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has ended months of speculation by saying he will run for president next March in an election that could open the way for him to stay in power for 12...

Vladimir Putin accused the United States of living beyond its means "like a parasite" on the global economy

Vladimir Putin accused the United States of living beyond its means "like a parasite" on the global economy

"They are living beyond their means and shifting a part of the weight of their problems to the world economy," Putin told the pro-Kremlin youth group Nashi while touring its lakeside summ...