Vladimir Putin


Putin Criticizes U.S. Move on Jerusalem

Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, warning that it could destabilize the region and derail the Middle East peace process. Speaking Monday…

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Putin Announces Re-Election Bid

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared his intention Wednesday to seek re-election next year, a vote he appears certain to win and that would set him up to become the nation’s…

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White House: Trump, Putin Set to Speak Tuesday

The White House says that President Donald Trump plans to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday. Presidents Trump and Putin spoke informally several times last week when they…

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Assad Travels to Russia, Meets With Putin

Russia’s Vladimir Putin has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad in the Black Sea resort of Sochi ahead of a summit between Russia, Turkey and Iran, and a new round…

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Trump Says He Trusts Putin’s Denials of Election Meddling

President Donald Trump said he believed Russian President Vladimir Putin when he denied accusations Russia meddled in last year’s presidential election despite U.S. intelligence agencies’ conclusion of Russian interference. Trump…

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Prospects for Putin-Trump Meeting at APEC Summit Unclear

Prospects for a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. counterpart Donald Trump at this week’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit were unclear after the Kremlin said a meeting was…

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