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 …

Vladimir Putin sworn in for another six years as Russian President; promises to serve the people and fatherland

Vladimir Putin sworn in for another six years as Russian President; promises to serve the people and fatherland

Posted May 07, 2018 20:57:38 Photo: The Russian constitution bars Mr Putin from running again after this term ends. (Reuters: Aleksey Nikolskyi/Kremlin ) Vladimir Putin has been sworn in for another six years as Russian president, buoyed by popular support but weighed down too by a costly confrontation with the …

Russian opposition poltician Vladimir Kara-Murza wants West to ‘stop enabling corruption and rights abuses’

Russian opposition poltician Vladimir Kara-Murza wants West to ‘stop enabling corruption and rights abuses’

Updated April 28, 2018 12:09:45 A Russian opposition politician who has twice survived being poisoned has called on Australia’s parliament to pass a Magnitsky Act to punish corrupt oligarchs propping up the regime of Vladimir Putin. After being poisoned in 2015, Vladimir Kara-Murza was in a coma for close to …

Russian President Vladimir Putin warns of global ‘chaos’ if West strikes Syria again – Donald Trump’s America

Russian President Vladimir Putin warns of global ‘chaos’ if West strikes Syria again – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 16, 2018 08:31:34 Video: The US and Russia traded barbs at the UN after America’s missile strikes. (ABC News) Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that further Western attacks on Syria would bring chaos to world affairs, as Washington prepared to increase pressure on Russia with new economic …

Syrian air strikes an ‘act of aggression’, Vladimir Putin says

Syrian air strikes an ‘act of aggression’, Vladimir Putin says

Updated April 14, 2018 19:12:59 Photo: The air strikes were aimed to stop further chemical attacks by the Assad regime. (AP Photo: Hassan Ammar) Russian President Vladimir Putin has denounced a strike on Syria launched by the United States and its allies as an “act of aggression” that will exacerbate …

Donald Trump has apparently flipped on Vladimir Putin, but it’s not just about Syria

Donald Trump has apparently flipped on Vladimir Putin, but it’s not just about Syria

Posted April 12, 2018 16:35:41 Video: Sarah Sanders says there’s no timetable for a response to Syria chemical attack (ABC News) Are you thinking the same thing? How did we get to this “World War III” conjecture? Wasn’t it just a couple of weeks ago that President Trump was talking …

Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan to launch Turkey’s first nuclear power plant

Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan to launch Turkey’s first nuclear power plant

Posted April 03, 2018 19:05:53 The leaders of Russia and Turkey are scheduled to launch the start of the construction of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant as ties between the countries deepen. Russia’s Vladimir Putin, on his first foreign visit since re-election on March 18, arrived in Ankara today for …

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 …

Soviet Union-era spokesman Vladimir Pozner says Russia’s link to ex-spy poisoning ‘makes no sense’

Soviet Union-era spokesman Vladimir Pozner says Russia’s link to ex-spy poisoning ‘makes no sense’

Updated March 17, 2018 10:02:55 Video: Mr Pozner tells The World it makes very little sense for Moscow to order the poisoning of a former spy in the UK. (Photos/ AP: Misha Japaridze Facebook: Yulia Skripal) (The World) Soviet Union-era spokesman and journalist Vladimir Pozner says he doubts Russia is …

Vladimir Putin posts landslide election victory but opponents allege voter pressure

Vladimir Putin posts landslide election victory but opponents allege voter pressure

Updated March 19, 2018 15:00:43 Video: Vladimir Putin celebrates election victory at a rally in Moscow (ABC News) Russian President Vladimir Putin has won re-election in a landslide victory, extending his rule over the world’s largest country for another six years at a time when his ties with the West …