Stories tagged: Vladimir Putin
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 11:18 a.m.
More than one in 10 voters could cast ballots on paperless voting machines in the 2020 general election, according to a new analysis, leaving their ballots more vulnerable to hacking.
Tue., July 9, 2019
Vladimir Putin says many people around the world have lost faith in the liberal idea.
Sat., July 6, 2019
If liberalism is ending, it isn’t because Vladimir Putin says so. It is because we would allow it to happen.
Wed., July 3, 2019, 1:58 p.m.
President Vladimir Putin has signed a bill suspending Russia’s participation in a pivotal nuclear arms treaty.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 5:28 p.m.
Some crew members have survived a fire that killed 14 sailors onboard one of the Russian navy’s deep-sea research submersibles, the nation’s defense minister said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., July 2, 2019, 5:03 p.m.
A fire on one of the Russian navy’s deep-sea submersibles killed 14 sailors, the Russian Defense Ministry said Tuesday without giving the cause of the blaze or saying if there …
Sat., June 29, 2019
Russian President Vladimir Putin has fired a new broadside against Western liberalism, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people’s interests.
Fri., June 28, 2019, 12:27 p.m.
World leaders attending a Group of 20 summit in Japan that began Friday are clashing over values that have served for decades as the foundation of their cooperation as they …
Fri., June 28, 2019, 11:54 a.m.
With a smirk and a finger point, President Donald Trump dryly told Russia’s Vladimir Putin “Don’t meddle in the election” in their first meeting since the special counsel concluded that …
Wed., June 26, 2019, 12:01 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on the sidelines of an international summit in Japan, the Kremlin said Wednesday, in talks that come amid bitter …
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that he’s open for a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump but doesn’t expect quick progress on easing tensions with Washington.
Thu., June 13, 2019, 12:03 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday dismissed two senior police officers involved in the arrest of an investigative journalist on drug charges that were later dropped for lack of evidence, …
Fri., June 7, 2019, 12:50 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized the United States for using pressure and sanctions to maintain its economic supremacy, saying it spawns chaos in global affairs.
Thu., June 6, 2019, 12:07 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday reaffirmed his staunch denial that his government meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election despite the extensive evidence to the contrary, and insisted Moscow …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019, 3:55 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday hosted Chinese leader Xi Jinping for Kremlin talks that reflected increasingly close ties between the two former Cold War-era communist rivals.
Sun., May 19, 2019
A look at the veracity of claims by political figures this week.
Fri., May 10, 2019, 11:35 a.m.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will head to Russia next week for talks with President Vladimir Putin amid heightened U.S.-Russia tensions over the crisis in Venezuela and the Trump administration’s …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed what Trump again dismissed as the “Russian Hoax” in their first known phone call since the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s …
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 4:56 p.m.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un stepped off his khaki-green armored train in far-eastern Russia on Wednesday, smiling and upbeat ahead of a much-anticipated summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin …
Tue., April 23, 2019, 12:28 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has watched the launch of a new submarine intended to carry prospective underwater nuclear drones – a doomsday weapon capable of causing a devastating tsunami.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for a much-anticipated summit on Thursday, the Kremlin said, ending weeks of speculation about the meeting’s timing …
Mon., April 22, 2019, 5:49 p.m.
North Korean state media says leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia and meet with President Vladimir Putin.
Thu., April 11, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
The president of Belarus on Thursday threatened to retaliate against Russia for what he called its “insolent” trade restrictions.
Thu., April 11, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
Russian lawmakers approved Thursday a bill that would expand government control over the internet and whose opponents fear heralds a new era of widespread censorship.
Tue., April 9, 2019, 11:18 a.m.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia – President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday put forward an ambitious program to secure Russia’s foothold in the Arctic, including efforts to build new ports and other infrastructure …
Tue., March 5, 2019
President Vladimir Putin has suspended Russia’s participation in a key nuclear arms treaty following the U.S. withdrawal.
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
A Ukrainian court on Thursday sentenced former President Viktor Yanukovych in absentia to 13 years in prison after finding him guilty of treason and helping Russian aggression.
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 12:43 p.m.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sat down for Syria-focused talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Wednesday as their governments bargain over zones of influence in the war-torn country.
Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 11:49 a.m.
Russia on Wednesday conducted a final test of a nuclear-capable glider that flies at 20 times the speed of sound, President Vladimir Putin said, adding that the weapon will be …
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 6 a.m.
In the short run, Vladimir Putin has won several tactical victories. In the long run, however, these same wins have planted the seeds of long-term isolation and weakness for Russia …