Elton John Thanks Putin For Calling Him, Will Meet Face-To-Face To Discuss LGBT RightsElton John thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for reaching out to him to talk about LGBT rights.
Putin: US Charges Against FIFA Part Of Attempt To Take World Cup Away From RussiaRussian President Vladimir Putin accused the U.S. of meddling in FIFA's affairs and hinted that it was part of an attempt to take away the World Cup from his country.
Ukrainian President Denies There Was Agreement About Autonomy In Eastern Ukraine In Peace DealLeaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany on Thursday emerged from marathon 16-hour talks to announce a comprehensive peace deal for eastern Ukraine, but questions remained whether Ukraine and the pro-Russian rebels have agreed on all of its terms.
Putin Scraps New Year's Holidays For Government WorkersRussian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday scrapped New Year's holidays for government ministers because of the unfolding economic crisis.
Putin: Russia's Economic Crisis Could Last Two Years At MostRussia's economy will rebound and the ruble will stabilize, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday at his annual end-of-year news conference.
China Removes Footage From Internet Of Putin Wrapping Shawl Around Chinese President's WifeIt was a warm gesture on a chilly night when Vladimir Putin wrapped a shawl around the wife of Xi Jinping while the Chinese president chatted with Barack Obama. The only problem: Putin came off looking gallant, the Chinese summit host gauche and inattentive.
Garry Kasparov: Putin 'Most Dangerous Man In World'The chess champion says the Russian president is an even bigger threat to the United States than ISIS.
Obama Calls Ukraine 'A Moment Of Testing' For WestThe president arrived in Estonia to reaffirm Washington's commitment to the security of ex-Soviet NATO members.
'Your Throne Is Being Threatened By Us': ISIS Sends Warning To Russia, PutinIs the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria now targeting Russia and President Vladimir Putin?
Ukraine Accuses Russia Of 'Direct Invasion' For Sending Aid Trucks Into Rebel-Held AreaRussia unilaterally sent an aid mission into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday, saying its patience had worn out after a week of delays it blamed on the Ukrainian government, which called the move a "direct invasion."
Former National Security Adviser: The West Is Putin's 'Natural Enemy'Gen. Jim Jones says Vladimir Putin is engaged in Soviet style antagonism towards the U.S. and western Europe.