Russia’s Putin predicts global ‘chaos’ if West hits Syria again

Russia’s Putin predicts global ‘chaos’ if West hits Syria again

A woman supporter of Iraqi Shi’ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr holds a Syrian flag during a protest against western air strikes on Syria, at Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq April 15, 2018. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani   MOSCOW/DAMASCUS, April 16 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Sunday that further Western attacks on Syria would bring chaos […]

Putin warns against provocation, speculation on alleged chemical attack in Syria

Putin warns against provocation, speculation on alleged chemical attack in Syria

Moscow, April 10 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that Moscow will not accept “provocation and speculation” around the latest suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria, the Kremlin said.   Putin made the remarks during a telephone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Xinhua quoted a Kremlin statement as saying.   “The two […]

Putin may have dirt on Trump: CIA ex-chief

Putin may have dirt on Trump: CIA ex-chief

Washington, March 22 (IANS) A former head of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), John O. Brennan, has said that he thinks Russia might have some kind of compromising information on President Donald Trump.   His remark on Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” set off furious speculation about whether the former spy chief was basing that […]

After landslide re-election, Russia’s Putin tells West: I don’t want arms race

After landslide re-election, Russia’s Putin tells West: I don’t want arms race

Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting with supporters at his campaign headquarters in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018. Yuri Kadobnov/POOL via Reuters   MOSCOW, March 19 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin struck a softer tone towards the West on Monday after winning his biggest ever election victory, saying he […]

Putin re-elected Russia’s President for another 6 years

Putin re-elected Russia’s President for another 6 years

Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a rally and concert marking the fourth anniversary of Russia’s annexation of the Crimea region, at Manezhnaya Square in central Moscow, Russia on March 18, 2018. (Photo by David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters) Moscow, March 19 (IANS) Russian voters gave Vladimir Putin a resounding approval for a fourth term as […]

Putin says ‘nonsense’ to think Russia would poison spy in Britain

Putin says ‘nonsense’ to think Russia would poison spy in Britain

Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with supporters at his campaign headquarters in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018. Yuri Kadobnov/POOL via Reuters   MOSCOW, March 19 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday it was nonsense to think that Moscow would have poisoned former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and […]

Xi congratulates Putin on election as Russian president

Xi congratulates Putin on election as Russian president

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping after awarding him with the Order of St. Andrew the Apostle the First-Called during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool   Beijing, March 19 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday sent a congratulatory message to Russian President-elect […]

Putin leads Russia presidential election with 76.65%

Putin leads Russia presidential election with 76.65%

Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting with supporters at his campaign headquarters in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018. Yuri Kadobnov/POOL via Reuters   Moscow, March 19 (IANS) President Vladimir Putin was leading in the Russian presidential election with 76.65 per cent of the votes after 99 per cent of the […]

Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russia

Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russia

Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin at a polling station during the presidential election in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018. Yuri Kadobnov/POOL via Reuters   KEMEROVO, Russia, March 18 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin won a landslide re-election victory on Sunday, extending his rule over the world’s largest country for another six years […]

U.S. sanctions Russians for meddling, but not Putin’s oligarchs

U.S. sanctions Russians for meddling, but not Putin’s oligarchs

Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves the U.S. Capitol Building after meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein   WASHINGTON, March 16 (Reuters) – The United States slapped sanctions on Russian individuals and entities for U.S. election meddling and cyber attacks but put off targeting oligarchs […]

Russians to vote: some want change, but Putin still a cert to win

Russians to vote: some want change, but Putin still a cert to win

Yulia Dyuzheva, 22, student and supervisor of the “SUPERPUTIN” exhibition and supporter of presidential candidate Vladimir Putin, poses for a picture in Moscow, Russia, January 14, 2018. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov/Files   MOSCOW, March 12 (Reuters) – Most Russians intending to vote for Vladimir Putin in Sunday’s election say stability is at the root of their faith […]

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