Moscow: Russia to pull plug on nuclear arms pact after US does same

MOSCOW (AP) — Following in the footsteps of the U.S., Russia will abandon a centerpiece nuclear…

MOSCOW | Putin says US pressure spurns search for dollar alternatives

MOSCOW  — President Vladimir Putin says that Russia has been forced to reduce its dependence on…

United States | Russia’s Dangerous Escalation in the Kerch Strait

United States – The United States expresses its deep concern over the incident in the Black…

MOSCOW | Russian state TV channel airs new program devoted to Putin

MOSCOW  — A Russian state-owned television channel has a new weekly current affairs program devoted to…

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The following is attributable to…

BRIDGEWATER, New Jersey | Top U.S. intelligence official says he didn’t mean to be ‘disrespectful’ or critical of Trump’s Putin invitation

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Top U.S. intelligence official says he didn’t mean to be ‘disrespectful’ or critical…

MOSCOW | Putin, Trump talked about a referendum for eastern Ukraine

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed the possibility of a…

MOSCOW | Russian media suggest Putin-Trump summit a step forward

MOSCOW — Russian media saw Monday’s highly anticipated summit between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump as…

MOSCOW  | Putin: 25 million cyberattacks thwarted during World Cup

MOSCOW  — President Vladimir Putin says Russian and other security services thwarted nearly 25 million cyberattacks…

MOSCOW | Pussy Riot upstages Putin with protest that halts World Cup

MOSCOW — Protest group Pussy Riot, long a thorn in Vladimir Putin‘s side, claimed responsibility Sunday…

HELSINKI | Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit

HELSINKI — A small Finnish craft brewery is paying a humorous tribute to the Helsinki summit.…

BRUSSELS  | The Latest: Trump says Putin is neither friend nor foe

BRUSSELS  — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Europe (all times local): 1:10 p.m.…

BRUSSELS | The Latest: May says Trump-Putin talks could reduce tensions

BRUSSELS — The latest on the NATO summit (all times local): 11:30 p.m. British Prime Minister…

BRUSSELS | Trump lands in Europe, says Putin ‘easiest’ of his meetings

BRUSSELS — With Europe’s wary eyes upon him, President Donald Trump launched a weeklong trip there…

BEIJING  | Putin, Xi Beijing meeting underscores close relationship

BEIJING  — Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Beijing…

SOCHI, Russia  | Merkel meeting with Putin for talks on Syria, Ukraine

SOCHI, Russia  — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is holding talks with President Vladimir Putin in Russia…

Putin to athletes: Ignore doping scandals at Olympics

MOSCOW/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Russian President Vladimir Putin has told the country’s athletes to forget about doping…

Putin: US took ‘hostile step’ in publishing Russia list

MOSCOW/January 30, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday the Trump administration made a “hostile…

Putin hails upgraded Russian strategic bomber

MOSCOW/January 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says modernized strategic bombers will boost the nation’s military…

Putin takes dip in icy Russian lake on Epiphany

MOSCOW./January 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken a dip in icy lake waters to…

Russia, US hold talks about nuclear pact, Putin says

MOSCOW/January 11, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Russian President Vladimir Putin says Moscow is holding negotiations with Washington regarding a…

Putin toughens penalty for bomb threats plaguing Russia

MOSCOW/December 31, 2017  (AP)(STL.News) — As telephoned bomb threats continue to inundate Russian authorities, President Vladimir Putin has…

Putin voices hope for cooperation with US in letter to Trump

MOSCOW/December 30, 2017  (AP)(STL.News) —In a New Year telegram to U.S. President Donald Trump, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin…

Failed space launches haunt Russia; Kremlin eyes probe

MOSCOW/December 28, 2017  (AP)(STL.News) —Russia’s latest space launch failures have prompted authorities to take a closer look into…

Putin: Syrian campaign showed off Russia’s military might

MOSCOW/December 28,2017  (AP)(STL.News) —President Vladimir Putin says Russia’s actions in Syria have demonstrated the power of the nation’s…

Putin foe clears first step in bid for Russian presidency

MOSCOW/December 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Hundreds of supporters of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny nominated him…

Trump straddles on issue of Russian election meddling

HANOI, Vietnam/November 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump tried to have it both ways Sunday…

Trump calls Putin sincere, ex-US intelligence heads ‘hacks’

HANOI, Vietnam/November 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Days before returning home from a whirlwind trip to Asia,…

The Latest: Putin spokesman says Trump chat was no secret

WASHINGTON/July 19, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President…

Trump eager for big meeting with Putin; some advisers wary

WASHINGTON/June 26, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin…