Time will tell to see how clever Putin may or may not be ISLAMABAD: Election Commission What might be Russian President Vladimir Putin’s next steps towards Europe, the West, and the United States for advancing Russian interests globally? Obviously, the policies of the Trump administration are, at best, unclear if not contradictory. Putin needs to understand who in the White House and administration is key in…
Opinion: 20 years of Vladimir Putin destabilizing the world
On August 9, 1999, Vladimir Putin became prime minister of Russia for the first time. Today opinions on the longtime leader have never been this divided, writes DW's Miodrag Soric — in Russia, as well as abroad.
Vladimir Putin’s Guide to World History
According to his reading, Russia was the key to creating a participatory world order that America abused.
What Does Vladimir Putin Want?
A former U.S. ambassador to Russia on what makes the strongman tick.
How powerful is Vladimir Putin really?
ORYOL, RUSSIA >> After 19 months in a Russian jail awaiting trial for extremism, Dennis O. Christensen, a Jehovahs Witness from Denmark detained for his faith, received an unexpected lift from President Vladimir Putin at the end of last year.
Commentary: What is Vladimir Putin afraid of?
By all outward appearances, Vladimir Putin’s hold on power seems secure. His party won the 2018 elections with 77 percent of the vote. He has consolidated his control of the Russian media. Most of his rivals have either died or been driven into exile. Now he can deploy his country’s wealthiest oliga
How Much Is Vladimir Putin Actually Worth?
Why Vladimir Putin is a terrible strategist
Putin's victories have planted the seeds of long-term isolation and weakness for his country
How Vladimir Putin is outplaying the U.S. in Africa
Donald Trump's apathy toward the continent is giving the Russians boundless opportunities
The Ways of the World: The Wisdom of Trust
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Vladimir Putin Makes First Appearance in 10 Days
Russian President Vladimir Putin appeared in public on Monday for the first time since March 5. Mr. Putin met with Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev following intense speculation about his whereabouts. Photo: AP
What happens if you oppose Vladimir Putin?
As thousands march in Moscow to remember assassinated opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, speaking out against the Kremlin is even harder than ever.
Vladimir Putin Must Be Smiling Now
January 16, 2019 at 8:50 am EST First Read : “In the United States, President Trump’s push for a border wall has now partially shut down the federal government for 26 days and counting.” “And in Britain, Prime Minister Theresa May ‘suffered the biggest parliamentary defeat of any British prime minister in history Tuesday as lawmakers of all stripes crushed her plan to leave the European Union,’ per NBC News.” “These developments — plus the instability in France and Germany — show just…
Why Vladimir Putin took an atheist to an ancient monastery
President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus accompanied his Russian counterpart to the magnificent monastery of Valaam this week
How Vladimir Putin’s embrace of China weakens Russia
He needs Xi Jinping more than Mr Xi needs him—and Central Asia is changing as a result
Vladimir Putin Just Admitted What We've Been Waiting Months to Hear
Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to have finally reversed his previous stance that Russia didn't play any role in the 2016 election cyberattacks.
Michael Steele on what motivates Vladimir Putin
OPINION - As President Obama has learned these past few weeks, he can no longer afford to blur those lines and, reverting back to Ronald Reagan, needs to clearly articulate the good we stand for and the evil we are prepared to oppose...
How Evolutionary Biology Explains Vladimir Putin
From the outside, it’s hard to see how the annexation of Crimea was a rational decision for Russia. As yesterday’s vote in the U.N. General Assembly sh ...
How Vladimir Putin is waging war on the West
Last month, the speaker of the Russian parliament solemnly instructed his foreign affairs committee to launch a historical investigation: was West Germany’s ‘annexation’ of East Germany really legal?
Vladimir Putin says Wikipedia should be banned and replaced
'It's better to replace it with the Great Russian Encyclopedia in electronic form…here it will be in any case, reliable information in a good modern form.' Putin said in Moscow on Tuesday.