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Hundreds protest against pension reforms in Saint Petersburg

Hundreds protest against pension reforms in Saint Petersburg

Police were on hand but said the rally passed without any serious violations, putting participants at 500.

Putin ally re-elected Moscow mayor amid pension protests

Putin ally re-elected Moscow mayor amid pension protests

Russian President Vladimir Putin's close ally has been overwhelmingly re-elected Moscow's mayor, election officials said on Monday.

Putin deplores US sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting

Putin deplores US sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting

Vladimir Putin said he hoped Washington would realise that its policy of imposing sanctions on Moscow for its perceived misbehaviour was misguided.

White House says Trump 'open' to visiting Moscow

White House says Trump 'open' to visiting Moscow

The White House on Friday said US President Donald Trump was open to a controversial visit to Moscow, after an apparent invitation from Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Erdogan to discuss Idlib, Deraa with Russia's Putin

Erdogan to discuss Idlib, Deraa with Russia's Putin

Syria's government and allied forces backed by Russia and Iran have swiftly recaptured other rebel strongholds in the southwest and vowed to push on and recover all of the country.

Putin: World Cup stadiums should remain soccer venues

Putin: World Cup stadiums should remain soccer venues

Russia hosted the World Cup in 11 cities in June and July without any major security or discriminatory incidents.

Despite criticism, Trump looks to next Putin meeting

Despite criticism, Trump looks to next Putin meeting

The Republican president accused the media of distorting comments in which he gave credence to Putin's denials of election interference.

Trump says Putin summit 'even better' than Nato meeting

Trump says Putin summit 'even better' than Nato meeting

Trump's news conference alongside Putin drew fire from members of both political parties.

Targeted by 25mn cyber-attacks' during World Cup: Putin

Targeted by 25mn cyber-attacks' during World Cup: Putin

Russia was the target of almost 25 million cyber-attacks during the World Cup, President Vladimir Putin said, though he did not indicate who may have been behind the attacks.

Amir: 2022 World Cup Qatar a tournament for all Arabs

Amir: 2022 World Cup Qatar a tournament for all Arabs

Vladimir Putin welcomed His Highness the Amir and congratulated him for officially receiving the 2022 FIFA World Cup host's mantle.

Amir receives host's mantle of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Amir receives host's mantle of 2022 FIFA World Cup

His Highness the Amir extended congratulations to the Russian president and the Russian people for the success of organising the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Macron congratulates Putin for hosting 'perfect' World Cup

Macron congratulates Putin for hosting 'perfect' World Cup

Macron and his wife Brigitte met the Russian leader at the Kremlin on Sunday afternoon before the match.