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Putin set to attend Austrian foreign minister’s wedding this weekend

Russian President Vladimir Putin is planning to attend the wedding of Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl during his visit to the country on August 18, the Kremlin has confirmed. “Yes, he’s going to make a stop there on his way to Berlin,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists when asked if Putin would attend the […]

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Putin warns of financial crisis the world ‘has not yet seen’

The global economy is facing a threat of a spiraling protectionist measures that can lead to a devastating crisis, Vladimir Putin warned. Nations must find a way to prevent this and establish rules on how the economy should work. The Russian president spoke out against the growing trend of using unilateral restrictions to achieve economic […]

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“We gave you uranium, you repaid us by bombing Belgrade”: Putin slams US over nuclear treaties

Vladimir Putin has criticized the US for failing to keep their end of the bargain in a host of international disarmament agreements. He says Moscow will not exit any existing treaties, but promised an “instant, symmetrical response” if Washington decides to quit first.

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Putin orders end to trade in US dollars at Russian seaports

Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed the government to approve legislation making the ruble the main currency of exchange at all Russian seaports by next year, according to the Kremlin website. To protect the interests of stevedoring companies with foreign currency obligations, the government was instructed to set a transition period before switching to ruble […]

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Putin: The world is getting more chaotic, but we hope that common sense will prevail

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed hope that “common sense” will eventually prevail in the modern world, which is becoming “more chaotic.” The current international situation is very troubling, he added. “The state of world affairs invokes nothing but concerns, the situation in the world is becoming more chaotic,” Putin said on Wednesday during a ceremony to […]

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EU’s Juncker attacked for wanting good relations with Russia in wake of spy poisoning

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s extremely polite letter of congratulations to Vladimir Putin on his election win has enraged Britain’s Twitterati and other senior EU officials. Jean-Claude Juncker’s call for positive relations and a security deal proved too much to swallow for many commentators who want to see Russia punished over the poisoning of former spy […]

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Putin Says Would Like People to Start Using Crimea Bridge This Summer

CRIMEAN BRIDGE – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he would like people to start using the Crimean Bridge linking the peninsula with the Krasnodar Territory, as early as this summer. “Of course, I would like people to start using the bridge this summer,” Putin said at a meeting with construction workers during his trip […]

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Putin: West Will At The End Swallow Their Own Poison, The One They Prepared For Russia

EXCERPT FROM NEW RUSSIAN DOCUMENTARY MOVIE ABOUT PUTIN “THE WORLD ORDER 2018.” How west propaganda use this phrase against Russia? First, they use only the half sentence without letting Putin complete the proposal. Second, immediately drew the conclusion from these words only, that Russia , is the one that she is hiding behind of double Russia’s […]

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Agriculture makes much more money for Russia than arms exports – Putin

The recent boost in Russian agriculture has made food sales abroad much more profitable for the country than exports of military weapons, according to President Vladimir Putin. “Today, agriculture exports exceed arms sales by more than a third. $28.8 billion from agricultural sector, $15.6 billion from the defense industry,” Putin told farmers in Krasnodar on […]

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Putin Explains How to Stay Cool, What Merkel Sends Him and What He Can’t Forgive

One week ahead of the Russian presidential election, President Vladimir Putin appeared in a feature-length promotional film, where he shared some of his core beliefs. In the movie, released today, Vladimir Putin answered how he manages self-control in different situations, saying “When somebody loses his temper, he shows weakness.

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Master Stroke: US Scholar Explains Why ‘Putin Has Trump in His Back Pocket’

While addressing the Federal Assembly on March 1, President Putin said that Russia has developed new invincible weapons. Speaking to Radio Sputnik, Harvey Wasserman, co-founder of the global grassroots No Nukes movement and author of Solartopia, lauded Putin’s speech and shared his views on Russia’s defense strategy.

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‘Putin’s Speech Was to Send a Clear Message to the US’ – Scientist

Last week President Putin said, during his annual address to the Federal Assembly, that Russia has developed an invincible new cruise missile and warned that any use of nuclear weapons against Russia or its allies will be viewed as a nuclear attack and would trigger an immediate response from Moscow.

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‘No One Has Anything Like That’: Russia’s New Missiles Are Game-Changing

Renowned Serbian military expert and columnist for the Serbian newspaper Politika Miroslav Lazanski spoke to to Sputnik Serbia about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s address yesterday. Lazanski said that, instead of engaging in a new arms race, Putin is living up to his promise to provide an asymmetrical response to NATO’s growing presence in Eastern Europe […]

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No More Mr. Nice Guy: Putin Unveils Next Gen Russian Nukes

In one short, simple sentence written some years ago, US scholar and Russia expert Stephen F Cohen got to the heart of the matter: “The Cold War ended in Moscow, but not in Washington.” This indispensable context is how the section of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s March 1, 2018, address to the Russian Federal Assembly, dealing with foreign […]

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‘The First Stage is Always Anger’ – Expert Details Reaction to Putin’s Speech

Gevorg Mirzayan, a foreign policy and politics expert, detailed why many in the United States will have difficulty understanding Russian President Vladimir Putin’s true message.  The world’s media keeps discussing Vladimir Putin’s recent address to the Federal Assembly, in which the head of the state presented a number of new Russian weapons.

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