Tag: Vladimir Putin

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.

Berlin Talks Yield A Little More Detail On Proposals, But Fighting Rages On With Military And Civilian Casualties

October 20, 2016

Three Ukrainian soldiers and one civilian were wounded by shelling yesterday.

No Trilateral Meeting of Normandy Quartet Leaders But Only Bilaterals in China: Kremlin

August 30, 2016

Three of the four leaders of the “Normandy Quartet” — French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin — will not have a trilateral meeting in Beijing, but only bilateral meetings, the Kremlin announced.