Tag: Vladimir Putin

3 Turkish Soldiers Killed by Russian Fighter Jet During Joint Mission; Putin Expresses ‘Condolences’ to Erdogan

February 9, 2017

Three Turkish soldiers were killed as a result of a strike by Russian fighter jets in the area of the Syria city of Al-Bab during a joint mission. President Vladimir Putin has expressed condolences to Prime Minister Recep Erdogan.

Trump Restores Churchill’s Bust But Channels Chamberlain’s Approach

January 23, 2017

Those celebrating or condemning the return of Churchill’s bust to the Oval Office as symbolic miss the point: President Trump may have put Churchill’s statue back in a place of honor, but his approach so far at least channels the ideas not of Britain’s greatest prime minister but rather of his discredited predecessor Neville Chamberlain.

Putin Wants To Do More Than To Install Trump As US President: He Wants To Destroy The West

December 11, 2016

As evidence mounts that Vladimir Putin used a variety of covert means to promote the election of Donald Trump, it is important to remember the Kremlin leader’s agenda includes weakening Western countries that they can’t stand up to him.

ICC Classifies Annexation Of Crimea As International Armed Conflict, UN Committee Condemns Occupation

November 16, 2016

Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in the south of the Donetsk region yesterday.

Surprise Arrest of Russian Minister for Economic Development; FSB Long Prepared Case

November 15, 2016

Aleksei Ulyukayev, the Russian Minister for Economic Development, was arrested late last night, charged with receiving a $2 million bribe for endorsing the sale of a controlling interest in the oil company Bashneft to Rosneft, Russia’s largest oil company.