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Duma: One candidate for the 2018 presidential election is Vladimir Putin - Independent Recorder

Duma: One candidate for the 2018 presidential election is Vladimir PutinIndependent RecorderRussia's State Duma President Vyacheslav Volodin, in the context of his possible participation in the presidential election in 2018, said he saw only one candidate, the current president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, who is waiting for Putin's approval to ...and more »

Trump either cannot see the differences in values between the US and Russia or he doesn't care - Dallas News;

Trump either cannot see the differences in values between the US and Russia or he doesn't care - Dallas News

Dallas NewsTrump either cannot see the differences in values between the US and Russia or he doesn't careDallas NewsIt is unlikely but possible that the president does not know about the history of this American businessman who invested in Russia after the collapse of the Soviet Union, succeeded amazingly but then ran afoul of the Stalinesque barbarity of the ...and more »

Outgoing US Ambassador to Russia Has Mixed Feelings, Hopes for Better Relations - Voice of America

Outgoing US Ambassador to Russia Has Mixed Feelings, Hopes for Better RelationsVoice of AmericaThe outgoing United States Ambassador to Russia, John Tefft, just weeks before his departure, has said he has mixed feelings about the state of the U.S.-Russia relationship but holds out hope for progress. In a joint interview in Moscow with the ...and more »

Putin hellbent on forging stronger relationship with EU, via Germany - The Australian;

Putin hellbent on forging stronger relationship with EU, via Germany - The Australian

The AustralianPutin hellbent on forging stronger relationship with EU, via GermanyThe AustralianThe Germans have a word for it: Mannerfreundschaft. Four times married and divorced, Gerhard Schroder has based his political and business career on bonding with people he sees as fellow alpha males. The most enduring of the former German ...and more »

Ukraine sees increase in foreign tourist arrivals - Xinhua;

Ukraine sees increase in foreign tourist arrivals - Xinhua

XinhuaUkraine sees increase in foreign tourist arrivalsXinhuaKIEV, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- The international tourist arrivals to Ukraine increased by 8.7 percent year-on-year in the first half of 2017, local media reported Wednesday. Citing the report from the Economic Development and Trade Ministry, local media ...and more »

Report: Russia proposed full normalization with US under Trump - CNN;

Report: Russia proposed full normalization with US under Trump - CNN

CNNReport: Russia proposed full normalization with US under TrumpCNN(CNN) Russia offered a plan to the United States for full and immediate move toward normalization -- or a restoration of diplomatic ties -- between the two countries in the opening weeks of President Donald Trump's administration, according to a ...and more »

Merkel's Electoral Rivals Target Her Russia Policy - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Merkel's Electoral Rivals Target Her Russia Policy - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Merkel's Electoral Rivals Target Her Russia PolicyWall Street Journal (subscription)PFORZHEIM, Germany—As German Chancellor Angela Merkelcruises toward likely reelection, the parties trailing her are finding a wedge issue: Russia. With less than two weeks to go until Election Day, Russian hackers haven't dumped any stolen emails, ...and more »

Irreversible loss of another tool of energy blackmailing for Russia - Poroshenko on arrival of coal to Ukraine from US - Interfax-Ukraine

Irreversible loss of another tool of energy blackmailing for Russia - Poroshenko on arrival of coal to Ukraine from USInterfax-UkrainePresident of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has welcomed the arrival of the first batch of steam coal from the U.S. to Odesa port, noting that this fact is evidence of mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries and an important contribution to the ...and more »

Poroshenko hopes to hold Invictus Games in Kyiv - Interfax-Ukraine

Poroshenko hopes to hold Invictus Games in KyivInterfax-UkrainePresident of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko admits that international sports competitions Invictus Games will be held in Kyiv in the future. "I do not exclude that someday at one of the future Invictus Games ... we will do everything to ensure that they will be held in ...and more »

Ukraine interested in US experience in rehabilitation for veterans – Vice PM Klympush-Tsyntsadze - Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news;

Ukraine interested in US experience in rehabilitation for veterans – Vice PM Klympush-Tsyntsadze - Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news

Ukrinform. Ukraine and world newsUkraine interested in US experience in rehabilitation for veterans – Vice PM Klympush-TsyntsadzeUkrinform. Ukraine and world newsRepresentatives of Ukraine will hold a broad discussion with experts from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to find out what rehabilitation experience will be useful for Ukraine in the context of conduct of the anti-terrorist operation in Donbas ...and more »

Putin unexpectedly defeated in middle of Moscow - B92;

Putin unexpectedly defeated in middle of Moscow - B92

B92Putin unexpectedly defeated in middle of MoscowB92A coalition of liberal opposition parties has achieved an unexpected triumph in local and regional elections in Russia, writes index.hr. Source: index.hr Wednesday, September 13, 2017 | 09:32. (Getty Images, file). The Croatian website added that the ...and more »

The European media called Putin's dog - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release);

The European media called Putin's dog - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)The European media called Putin's dogwww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)In the material of the German magazine Focus of Russian President Vladimir Putin called the dog. This was reported in the Twitter of the Russian Embassy in Germany. So, in one of the rooms of the publication for 2017 voiced phrase that the German ...and more »

Estonia to support Ukraine's territorial integrity - Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news;

Estonia to support Ukraine's territorial integrity - Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news

Ukrinform. Ukraine and world newsEstonia to support Ukraine's territorial integrityUkrinform. Ukraine and world newsEstonia has always supported and will continue to support the territorial integrity of Ukraine not only in bilateral relations, but also at the level of international organizations and forums, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser has said. He said this at a ...and more »

As Germans prepare to vote, a mystery grows: Where are the Russians? - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette;

As Germans prepare to vote, a mystery grows: Where are the Russians? - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-GazetteAs Germans prepare to vote, a mystery grows: Where are the Russians?Pittsburgh Post-GazetteBERLIN - In 2015, suspected Russian hackers broke into the computer networks of the German Parliament and made off with a mother lode of data - 16 gigabytes, enough to account for a million or more emails. Ever since, German politicians have been ...and more »

James J. Coyle: Russia's peacekeeping proposal in Ukraine is a sham - Kyiv Post;

James J. Coyle: Russia's peacekeeping proposal in Ukraine is a sham - Kyiv Post

Kyiv PostJames J. Coyle: Russia's peacekeeping proposal in Ukraine is a shamKyiv PostOSCE mission employees look at protesters during a rally in front the OSCE mission in Donetsk on Feb. 15. Photo by AFP. Russia has introduced a United Nations draft resolution for peacekeepers in Ukraine amid acclaim by German Foreign Minister Sigmar ...and more »

US ready to support financing of UN peacekeepers in Ukraine - Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news;

US ready to support financing of UN peacekeepers in Ukraine - Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news

Ukrinform. Ukraine and world newsUS ready to support financing of UN peacekeepers in UkraineUkrinform. Ukraine and world newsDespite the intention of the current U.S. administration to significantly reduce contributions to the UN, including peacekeeping operations, the official Washington is still ready to make an exception for Ukraine regarding deployment of peacekeepers in ...and more »

Putin agrees peacekeepers may be stationed away from engagement line in Donbass - Newburgh Gazette

Putin agrees peacekeepers may be stationed away from engagement line in DonbassNewburgh GazetteRussian President Vladimir Putin told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday that United Nations peacekeepers might be deployed to eastern Ukraine not only on the Donbass contact line separating the sides of the conflict but in other parts where ...and more »

UN Peacekeepers in Ukraine May Have Small Arms - Russia's Draft Resolution - Sputnik International;

UN Peacekeepers in Ukraine May Have Small Arms - Russia's Draft Resolution - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalUN Peacekeepers in Ukraine May Have Small Arms - Russia's Draft ResolutionSputnik InternationalAccording to the draft UN Security Council resolution prepared by Russia, the UN peacekeeping mission in the southeast of Ukraine will be equipped with small arms. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — UN peacekeepers that might be sent to the southeast of Ukraine will ...and more »

BuzzFeed: Putin Sought Reset With Trump, US Military - Newsline;

BuzzFeed: Putin Sought Reset With Trump, US Military - Newsline

NewslineBuzzFeed: Putin Sought Reset With Trump, US MilitaryNewslineRussian President Vladimir Putin in March proposed to the U.S. a restoration of diplomatic, military, and intelligence channels between both countries after relations were frayed following Russia's military interventions in Ukraine and Syria, BuzzFeed ...and more »

Vladimir Putin Loses Power in Russian Election—But His Presidency Could Be Far From Over - Newsweek;

Vladimir Putin Loses Power in Russian Election—But His Presidency Could Be Far From Over - Newsweek

NewsweekVladimir Putin Loses Power in Russian Election—But His Presidency Could Be Far From OverNewsweekRussian President Vladimir Putin suffered a major blow in Sunday's nationwide elections—or did he? Russia's United Democrats—a liberal party that stands in opposition to the Kremlin—saw several shocking upset victories in central Moscow, though ...and more »