Russian President Vladimir Putin’s long, long walk to his inauguration

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s long, long walk to his inauguration

Updated May 08, 2018 16:06:21 Related Story: Putin sworn in for another six years as President Russian President Vladimir Putin took a long walk to his inauguration and another six years in power at the Kremlin. The footage of his presidential march originally ran longer than five minutes, so we’ve …

Russian pollster ‘censoring’ itself as Vladimir Putin’s re-election approaches

Russian pollster ‘censoring’ itself as Vladimir Putin’s re-election approaches

Posted March 16, 2018 14:10:30 Photo: Vladimir Putin is expected to win the election with more than 70 per cent of the vote. (AP: Yuri Kadobnov) The Russian presidential election campaign is entering its final days. The nation is being widely blamed for attacking a former spy in England with …

Despite Vladimir Putin’s expected victory, Russian election served important purpose

Despite Vladimir Putin’s expected victory, Russian election served important purpose

Updated March 20, 2018 01:29:58 Video: Vladimir Putin celebrates election victory at a rally in Moscow (ABC News) So, Vladimir Putin won his nation’s presidential “election” race in a “landslide”. What a shock! With no serious competitor and almost total control over the media, not even the Kremlin could suggest …

Vladimir Putin’s re-election also marks four years since he annexed Crimea

Vladimir Putin’s re-election also marks four years since he annexed Crimea

Updated March 20, 2018 15:14:12 Photo: People attend a rally marking the fourth anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region. (Reuters: Maxim Shemetov) On Sunday, March 18, Vladimir Putin was elected to rule Russia as president for a further six years. But the date also marked the fourth anniversary …