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Putin critic Navalny fights for life, aides suspect poisoning

Putin critic Navalny fights for life, aides suspect poisoning

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was fighting for his life in a Siberian hospital on Thursday after drinking tea that allies said they believe was laced with poison.

Russia's Putin urges Turkey, Iran to help promote dialogue in Syria

Russia's Putin urges Turkey, Iran to help promote dialogue in Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his counterparts from Turkey and Iran on Wednesday that there was a need for peaceful dialogue between the opposing forces in Syria's civil war.

Kremlin says Putin 'supports dialogue' after Trump's proposed G7 invite

Kremlin says Putin 'supports dialogue' after Trump's proposed G7 invite

The Kremlin said on Monday it needed more details before responding to US President Donald Trump's proposal to invite Russia to attend a Group of Seven nations summit ...

Amir holds phone talk with Putin

Amir holds phone talk with Putin

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad all-Thani on Thursday held telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Russian parliament backs changes allowing Putin to run again for president

Russian parliament backs changes allowing Putin to run again for president

Constitutional changes allowing Vladimir Putin to run for president again in 2024 sailed through Russia's lower house of parliament on Wednesday, opening the way for him to potentially stay in power until 2036.

Putin, Erdogan to discuss developments in Syria's Idlib

Putin, Erdogan to discuss developments in Syria's Idlib

The Russian Presidency announced that Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will discuss on Thursday the developments in Syria ...

Putin sends amendments to parliament to change president term limits

Putin sends amendments to parliament to change president term limits

Russian President Vladimir Putin submitted amendments to parliament on Monday to change the presidential term limits, according to the bill posted on the legislature's website.

Putin to attend Berlin's Libya peace talks as Russia expects progress

Putin to attend Berlin's Libya peace talks as Russia expects progress

Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend an international conference on the Libyan peace process in Berlin this weekend, the Kremlin announced on Friday.

Putin's new PM promises 'real changes' for Russians

Putin's new PM promises 'real changes' for Russians

Russian President Vladimir Putin's new prime minister promised ‘real changes’ on Thursday as he was approved by lawmakers after the Kremlin announced sweeping reform plans.

Russia's Putin makes rare visit to Syria, meets Assad

Russia's Putin makes rare visit to Syria, meets Assad

Vladimir Putin met Bashar al-Assad in Damascus on Tuesday, the Russian leader's second trip to Syria since Moscow intervened decisively on the Syrian president's behalf in a civil war.

Putin watches missile launch during nuclear arms drill

Putin watches missile launch during nuclear arms drill

Russian President Vladimir Putin watched Thursday as the country's armed forces tested missiles that can carry thermo-nuclear warheads.

US extracted spy from Putin's Kremlin: reports

US extracted spy from Putin's Kremlin: reports

US agents extracted a high-level mole in the Russian government who had confirmed Vladimir Putin's direct role in interfering in the 2016 presidential election