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‘I Am Appealing to You as a Human,’ Son of Poisoned Briton Tells Putin

LONDON — The son of Dawn Sturgess, a British woman fatally poisoned by a nerve agent discarded in a residential area by Russian intelligence officers, on Sunday asked President Vladimir V. Putin to allow British investigators to question [...]

Threatening U.S., Putin Promises Russians Both Missiles and Butter

MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia — facing an economically beleaguered, less-supportive public — used his annual state-of-the-nation speech on Wednesday to promise a raft of social spending, while also doubling down on [...]

Dems prepare to force Trump to reveal private talks with Putin

Reps. Eliot Engel (left) and Adam Schiff speak during a news conference in 2017. The pair are exploring how best to legally compel the Trump administration to turn over information related to the president’s one-on-one discussions with [...]

Putin Gets Red Carpet Treatment in Serbia, a Fulcrum Once More

BELGRADE, Serbia — The water in Belgrade’s central fountain was lit Russian red, ceremonial artillery blasts thundered at the palace, and tens of thousands of Serbs were bused in from around the country to welcome President Vladimir [...]

Putin Christmas letter to Trump stresses cooperation amid increasing tension

Improving U.S.-Russian relations in 2019 will be vital to ensuring “international security,” Vladimir Putin told President Trump over the weekend in a holiday message that stressed openness and cooperation amid growing tension between the [...]

‘Donald’s Right’: Putin Welcomes U.S. Withdrawal From Syria

MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia on Thursday welcomed President Trump’s announcement of a withdrawal of American troops from Syria, calling it “the right decision.” Mr. Trump said on Wednesday that he was ordering the [...]

Michael Cohen conferred with Trump about Putin meeting during election, Mueller says

In a separate Friday filing from special counsel Robert Mueller, Michael Cohen was described as “credible” and having provided “useful” information to authorities. | Richard Drew/AP Photo Mueller Investigation But [...]

Putin Vows to ‘React Accordingly’ if U.S. Withdraws From Nuclear Treaty

MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin warned on Wednesday that Russia will respond in kind if the United States decides to develop new intermediate-range nuclear missiles. The chief of staff of Russia’s military, Gen. Valery V. Gerasimov, [...]

Trump spoke with Putin at G-20 dinner, Huckabee Sanders confirms

President Donald Trump walks past Russian President Vladimir Putin as they gather for the group photo at the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires on Friday. | Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Trump Cancels Meeting With Putin, Citing Naval Clash Between Russia and Ukraine

“This is a no-brainer,” said Michael Carpenter, senior director of the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement and a former Pentagon official under Mr. Obama. “It’s all about the political optics in light of the [...]