Putin Updates Russian Constitution as Western Media Tries to Catch Up...
Changes made to the constitution are aimed at giving more power to parliament and less to the President, as Putin sets the scene for Russia’s democratic future once he leaves his post (as it is widely believed he will) in 2024. For what in essence was clearly an attempt by Putin to further
U.S. dismisses Putin nuclear comments as 'propaganda'...
The United States on Wednesday dismissed comments by Russian President Vladimir Putin that Moscow would match any U.S. move to deploy new nuclear missiles closer to Russia as propaganda designed to divert attention from alleged Russian violations of the I
Putin: West disrespecting voters' choices of Trump and Brexit... BBC | 2018-12-20 14:57 UTC
Russia's president says the US and UK political classes do not want to accept voters' choices. They don't want to recognise [Mr Trump's] victory. That's disrespect of voters," he said. "The same in Britain: Brexit happened, but no-one wants to implement it."
Putin Unveils Huge Solzhenitsyn Statue...
Putin is a huge Solzhenitsyn fan, and made this very clear while the writer was alive by publicly meeting him and praising him, (pictures below), and attending his funeral. Significantly in his speech, Putin criticized the "totalitarian system which b
Vladimir Putin: West wrongly sees Russia as a threat... CBS 8 | 2018-06-07 12:34 UTC
President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said Thursday that he believes Western pressure on Russia shows that other countries regard Russia as a threat and that it will end if they see that the measures don't serve their interests.
Putin backs extending free land giveaway all across Russia...
Vladimir Putin has backed the idea of expanding a program that offers citizens a free hectare of land in Russias Far East to all of the countrys regions. The Russian president made the comment during one of his annual Q&A sessions on Thursday.
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