Vladimir Putin


Putin Deplores U.S. Sanctions, But Lauds Trump Meeting

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday condemned U.S. sanctions against Russia as counter-productive, but said a summit he had held last month with President Donald Trump had still been useful.…

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Rand Delivers Letter From Trump to Putin

Senator Rand Paul said on Wednesday he delivered a letter from President Donald Trump to the Russian government during a trip to Moscow. “I was honored to deliver a letter…

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Trump Delays Proposed Putin Meeting Until 2019

The White House said Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s proposed Washington meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin has been delayed until 2019, citing the ongoing probe into Russian interference in…

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GOP Leaders: Putin Not Welcome on Capitol Hill

The Republican leaders in Congress are distancing themselves from President Donald Trump’s invitation for Vladimir Putin to visit Washington in the fall, saying the Russian president is not welcome on…

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Trump Says ‘Gave Up Nothing’ at Putin Summit

President Donald Trump said on Monday he “gave up nothing” at last week’s private meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin but remained elusive about their conversation as fellow Republicans and…

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Russia Slams Proposal to Question Trump Summit Translator

Russian politicians are rallying behind Vladimir Putin and denouncing American suggestions that the translator at his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump be interrogated about what they discussed privately. Russia’s…

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Trump Corrects His Quote, Says He Misspoke on Russian Meddling

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump sought Tuesday to “clarify” his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he had misspoken…

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Trump Calls Putin ‘Believer in Israel’

U.S. President Donald Trump continued to speak enthusiastically about the summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, saying that it had been particularly beneficial for Israel. “We came to…

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