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Putin wishes Russians 'changes for the better' in 2018

Moscow - Russia's President Vladimir Putin wished his compatriots "changes for the better" in 2018 in his traditional televised New Year's address Sunday.

Putin extols Russia's 'principal' role in defeating IS

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said Moscow had made the key contribution to defeating the Islamic State group in Syria, adding its military campaign also boosted morale in the armed forces.

Putin files nomination for 2018 re-election bid

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday filed documents with electoral officials to run for re-election next year, a day after hundreds of politicians, celebrities and sports figures backed his bid.

Putin slams 'aggressive' new US defence strategy

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday described the new defence strategy unveiled by US counterpart Donald Trump as "aggressive," saying Moscow would take that into account in its own actions.

Putin slams 'aggressive' new US defence strategy

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday described the new defence strategy unveiled by US counterpart Donald Trump as "aggressive," saying Moscow would take that into account in its own actions.

Putin will seek new term as Russia president

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said he would seek a new six-year term in March elections, a move that would make him the longest-serving Russian leader since Joseph Stalin.

Putin seeks new term as Russia president in March vote

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said he would seek a new six-year term in the country's March elections in a move that would make him the longest-serving Russian leader since Joseph Stalin.

Putin keeps Russia in suspense over re-election bid

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday gave his strongest hint yet that he would seek a new six-year term in March 2018 elections, but stopped short of announcing his candidacy in a carefully choreographed ceremony.

Russia will fail in efforts to undermine West: British PM

London - Russia will not succeed in efforts to sow discord in the West, British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday.

Putin says US plotted doping scandal to swing Russian vote

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused the United States of inventing doping allegations against Russian athletes to influence next year's presidential election, which he is widely expected to contest and win.

Putin unveils monument to victims of political repression

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin unveiled Monday the first national memorial to victims of Soviet-era political repression, but critics accused him of hypocrisy over a continuing crackdown on activists.

Blatter says he is going to World Cup at Putin's invitation

Zurich - FIFA's disgraced ex-president Sepp Blatter has told AFP he will go to next year's World Cup in Russia at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin, despite being banned from football."I will go to the World Cup in Russia.

Putin claims Western 'double standards' over Catalan crisis

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday the Catalan crisis was Spain's internal affair but slammed what he called Western double standards over separatist movements."Russia's position is known here.

Kremlin bids to sex up 2018 polls with 'It Girl': analysts

Moscow - A Russian socialite-turned-liberal journalist stunned many six years ago when she joined mass protests against Vladimir Putin.

Russian 'It Girl' Ksenia Sobchak announces Kremlin bid

Moscow - Russian journalist, former reality show host and socialite Ksenia Sobchak announced Wednesday that she intends to stand for president in 2018 as an opposition candidate."My name is Ksenia Sobchak.

Thousands demand Putin quit as birthday protests turn violent

Sanktpeterburg - Russian police violently broke up a rally in Saint Petersburg as thousands took to the streets across Russia Saturday on President Vladimir Putin's 65th birthday, urging him to quit power.

Top filmmaker slams Putin for 'revolting' moves to block Navalny

Moscow - Acclaimed Russian filmmaker Andrei Zyvagintsev on Friday slammed President Vladimir Putin for hindering opposition leader Alexei Navalny's bid to run for the Kremlin next year.

Russia is not Putin's says Pussy Riot's Alekhina

Paris - Ask Pussy Riot's Maria Alekhina what life is like in Vladimir Putin's Russia and you get a rapid-fire response. "It is not Putin's Russia," she declared. "It's my Russia.

Embattled Venezuelan leader to meet Putin Wednesday: Kremlin

Moscow - Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro will meet Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, the Kremlin said, as the South American leader seeks support after months of political turmoil in his country.

Erdogan, Putin push 'de-escalation' zone in key Syria province

Ankara - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday agreed to push for the creation of a "de-escalation" zone in Syria's key northern province of Idlib to help end the civil war.

Russia may reduce US diplomatic personnel by 155: Putin

Xiamen - Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened Tuesday to expel up to 155 more US diplomatic personnel from his country as the diplomatic feud between Washington and Moscow rumbled on.

Russia may reduce US diplomatic personnel by 155: Putin

Xiamen - Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened Tuesday to expel up to 155 more US diplomatic personnel from his country as the diplomatic feud between Washington and Moscow rumbled on.

Russia, France warn of explosive Korea situation

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin warned Friday of a "major conflict" looming on the Korean Peninsula, calling for crisis talks as France's foreign minister warned of a possible threat to Europe.

US to cut 755 US diplomatic staff in Russia, says Putin

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin on Sunday said the United States would have to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia and warned of a prolonged gridlock in its ties after the US Congress backed new sanctions against the Kremlin.

755 US diplomats must leave Russia: Putin

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin said 755 US diplomats must leave Russia and warned ties with Washington could be gridlocked for a long time, in a move Sunday that followed tough new American sanctions.

Putin says Russia will respond to 'insolence' of US sanctions

Savonlinna - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Moscow will ultimately have to respond to sanctions imposed by the United States that he condemned as insolent towards Russia.

Putin says Russia will respond to 'insolence' of US sanctions

Savonlinna - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Moscow will ultimately have to respond to sanctions imposed by the United States that he condemned as insolent towards Russia.

Putin eyes new era of cooperation under Trump

Hamburg - President Vladimir Putin said Saturday that he expects Russian-US cooperation will improve under Donald Trump and that the American president is "very different" in real life compared to on TV.

Putin says Trump 'very different' in real life

Hamburg - President Vladimir Putin said Saturday he expects Russian-US cooperation will improve under Donald Trump and that the American is "very different" in real life.

Putin warns against 'losing cool' on North Korea

Hamburg - Russian President Vladimir Putin Friday underlined the importance of staying calm in the North Korea crisis, saying nuclear-armed Pyongyang should be dealt with in a "pragmatic" manner."The North Korea nuclear problem is very serious.
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