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  • Did the summit with Trump & Kim prove that Putin was right about North Korea ???

    The Kremlin said on Wednesday that a summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un showed Russian President Vladimir Putin had been right to advocate direct dialogue as the only way of reducing tensions with North Korea. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on a conference call...
  • Putin will step down as President

    Vladimir Putin said on Friday he would respect the Russian constitution which bans anyone from serving two consecutive presidential terms, meaning he will step down from his post in 2024 when his current term expires. His remarks, made to reporters at an economic forum in St Petersburg and broadcast...
  • Putin’s dwindling optimism about Russia becoming the fifth largest economy

    Earlier this week, Vladimir Putin made a bold claim: By the end of his current six-year plan, in 2024, Russia would become the world’s fifth-largest economy. That’s a big jump from its current position, at 12th, behind Canada and South Korea. It’s good to set ambitious goals. But they...
  • Stormy’s lawyer: Cohen was paid $500K by Russians with ties to Putin

    The lawyer representing porn vixen Stormy Daniels charged Tuesday that a company controlled by a Kremlin-connected Russian oligarch paid President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer $500,000 in the months after the 2016 election. “After significant investigation, we have discovered that Mr. Trump’s atty Mr. Cohen received approximately $500,000 in the...
  • ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile again test-launched by Russia

    A new intercontinental ballistic missile hailed by Russian President Vladimir Putin as being able to fly over the North or South Poles and strike any target in the world reportedly was test-launched for the second time Friday. Russia’s defense ministry released a video purportedly showing the Sarmat ICBM blasting...
  • Trump’s national security advisers warned him not to congratulate Putin. He did it anyway.

    President Trump did not follow specific warnings from his national security advisers when he congratulated Russian President Vladi­mir Putin Tuesday on his reelection, including a section in his briefing materials in all-capital letters stating “DO NOT CONGRATULATE,” according to officials familiar with the call. Trump also chose not to...
  • Is Putin is a friend or a foe…White House won’t say

    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders wouldn’t say Thursday whether Russian President Vladimir Putin was a friend or a foe, telling reporters: “Russia is going to have to make that determination.” The comment came on the same day the Trump administration announced it is enacting new sanctions on Russian...
  • Could Russia have an all-powerful nuclear missile that can’t be intercepted ???

    Russian President Vladimir Putin boasted Thursday that his country has developed a nuclear-powered missile with an unlimited range that is also completely immune to enemy intercept. Speaking during an annual state-of-the-nation speech in Moscow, Putin said the ballistic missile is capable of penetrating any missile defense and can reach virtually any target around the...
  • Bare-chested Putin takes dip in icy lake for Epiphany

    Russian President Vladimir Putin continued his tradition of stripping down to the waist in public Friday when he took a dip in the freezing waters of an icy lake to celebrate the Orthodox Christian ritual marking the Epiphany. State television showed the 65-year-old Russian leader marking a hole cut...