Vladimir Putin meets French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in Moscow
Vladimir Putin has received Marine Le Pen in the Kremlin in a surprise move likely to reignite fears in Europe about Russian support for the European far right, The Guardian reported.
16:51 24 March
Russian ex-MP Voronenkov’s assassin was named as Pavel Parshov
As Ukraine accused Russia of state-sponsored terrorism in killing former MP and Kremlin critic Denis Voronenkov in Kiev, Vladimir Putin chose to go to the theatre to see a play called The Last Victim, APA reports citing Daily Mail.
13:49 24 March
France's Marine Le Pen begins Russia visit
France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is in Russia for talks with senior officialsç APA reported citing BBC news.
12:24 24 March
Ukrainian Interior Ministry: Voronenkov was killed by Russian intelligence agent
Former Russian lawmaker and Kremlin critic Denis Voronenkov was killed by an agent of the Russian intelligence embedded in the power structures of Ukraine, Anton Gerashchenko, a Ukrainian lawmaker, adviser to the Minister of internal Affairs told local TV channels, APA reports.
10:17 24 March
Putin: Russia continues to assist in resolving Karabakh conflict
Russia, within the framework of the OSCE Minsk Group, as well as in direct contacts with Azerbaijan and Armenia, continues to assist in finding ways to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.
17:15 15 March
Putin, Sargsyan meet in Moscow
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan in Moscow March 15, the Kremlin reported.
15:28 15 March
Putin, Sargsyan to discuss Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan is to visit Russia on March 14-15, APA reports quoting .
07:10 15 March
Putin: "I'd like to emphasize that we view Turkey as our key partner"
Turkish President said that Turkey had completed the process of normalization of relations with Russia during his meeting with Vladimir Putin, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
21:21 10 March
Erdogan: "We discussed creating the tripartite union of Turkey, Russia and Azerbaijan"
We discussed the creation of a tripartite union of Turkey, Russia and Azerbaijan, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, APA's Moscow correspondent reports.
20:40 10 March
Turkish Stream to increase Turkey’s transit potential – Putin
Implementation of Turkish Stream will increase gas export to Turkey and its transit potential, Russian president Vladimir Putin said at the High-Level Russian-Turkish Cooperation Council in Moscow.
19:20 10 March
Turkish president arrives in Russia
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Russia on Friday.
13:43 10 March
Russian and Turkish presidents seek to collaborate on Syrian peace accord
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are slated to meet Friday to begin diplomatic discussions after enduring long periods of highly-tense relations in recent times, and the Syrian conflict is likely to be at the top of the agenda, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:20 10 March
Russia’s Putin sacks 10 generals
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on dismissal of ten generals of the Interior Ministry, the Investigative Committee and the Federal Penitentiary Service (FPS).
17:32 09 March
Putin pardons Russian woman convicted of high treason
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree pardoning Oksana Sevastidi convicted of high treason, the Kremlin press service said, APA reported citing TASS.
14:15 07 March
Practical preparations for Putin-Trump meeting under way - Russian diplomat
No understanding has been reached yet on the date and the place of a meeting between Russian and U.S. Presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump but practical preparations are under way, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Feb. 28.
15:10 28 February
Erdogan, Putin to meet in Moscow
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan will travel to Russia in March to meet his Russian countrerpart Vladimir Putin aiming to further improve ties between the two countries, the Interfax news agency said on Monday citing diplomatic sources.
15:07 27 February
Trump vows to boost US nuclear arsenal
On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced that the US needs to build up its nuclear arsenal after having “fallen behind on nuclear weapon capacity”, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
06:28 24 February
Trump pleased with Dunford-Gerasimov meeting in Azerbaijan
Baku-APA. United States President Donald Trump is “pleased” with the results of first talks between officials of the new administration in Washington and Russia, White House Spokesperson Sean Spicer said at a press briefing on Thursday, APA reports quoting the US media.
01:09 24 February
Poll: Putin favorability surges with Republicans
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s favorability among Americans is at its highest point since 2003, with Republicans behind his gains, according to a new Gallup poll released Tuesday, APA reported citing The Hill.
10:20 22 February
Trump's defense chief: 'We're not in Iraq to seize anybody's oil'
The U.S. military is "not in Iraq to seize anybody's oil", Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said, distancing himself from remarks by President Donald Trump, as he held talks with Iraqi leaders on Monday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:30 21 February