Certain “Ill-Wishers” Stepping Up To Destabilize Russia: Vladimir Putin

Russia has intensified its crackdown on dissenting voices. President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that certain “ill-wishers” were stepping up efforts to destabilise Russia and urged members of his cabinet not to allow this “under any circumstances”. He said Russia’s Security Council would discuss ensuring security in the context of what he said were “extremely […]

Vladimir Putin Tells Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Election Win Brings Chance To Strengthen Ties

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his re-election. Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin once again congratulated Turkey’s leader on his re-election and said it opened up new “new avenues” for cooperation between Ankara and Moscow, the Kremlin said Monday. “The support expressed by the Turkish people for their leader opens new […]

Recept Tayyip Erdogan Defends Vladimir Putin Against Election Meddling Claims

Erdogan has maintained good working relations with Putin throughout Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Istanbul, Turkey: President Recept Tayyip Erdogan on Friday defended Russia’s Vladimir Putin from allegations of meddling in Turkey’s crucial weekend election. Erdogan’s secular rival Kemal Kilicdaroglu on Thursday accused unnamed Russian actors of spreading “deep fakes” and other disinformation aimed at swaying […]

Vladimir Putin Says World At Turning Point, War Has Been Unleashed Against Russia

Moscow, Russia: Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday at Moscow’s Red Square Victory Day parade that the world was at a “turning point” and claimed a “war” had been unleashed against Russia. “Today civilisation is again at a decisive turning point,” Putin said at the parade, which included elderly veterans and soldiers from Russia’s […]

Vladimir Putin Sacks “Butcher Of Mariupol” General Mikhail Mizintsev In Military Purge

File photo of Russia’s Colonel General Mikhail Mizintsev. Russia President Vladimir Putin carried out a military shake-up removing several high-ranking officials, including Colonel General Mikhail Mizintsev, whose ruthless tactics in the Ukraine war earned him the nickname “Butcher of Mariupol”, according to a report in New York Post. The news about General Mizintsev’s ouster was […]

Two Russian Officials, Allies Of Vladimir Putin, Found Dead on Same Day: Report

No cause has been given for Nikolay Bortsov’s death Two Russian officials serving as State Duma deputies with the ruling United Russia party died on Sunday, Newsweek reported. 77-year-old Nikolay Bortsov, who served as a State Duma deputy since 2003, and 57-year-old Dzhasharbek Uzdenov died on the same say, the report said. While Mr. Uzdenov died after a “serious and […]