Restrictions and asset freezes: US and EU impose sanctions against Putin and Lavrov

The European Union agreed to freeze the assets of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. About this writes "Ukrainian Truth". This decision was made by the EU Council at the level of foreign ministers, said Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics. "Foreign Affairs Council...

'Revanchist, but not suicide': former CIA agents tried to guess what Putin wants from Ukraine

The looming threat of a new Russian military invasion of Ukraine has brought the world to the brink, and the intense diplomatic maneuvering of the administration of US President Joe Biden and its European allies has so far failed to bring Moscow out of a war-ready state. Edition of Yahoo! told…

The Olympic Games began in China: Putin pretended to be asleep during the exit of the Ukrainian national team

Russian President Vladimir Putin pretended to fall asleep as the Ukrainian team entered the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. The Daily Mail writes about this The political background of the Games The Russian president sat with crossed arms and closed eyes for…

Biden spoke with Putin again: what the presidents discussed on New Year's Eve

US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on the phone for about an hour on December 30. Biden again threatened Putin with harsh sanctions and increased aid to Ukraine if Russia escalates its aggression. Writes about this BBC. In January, the USA and ...

Ukraine, NATO and Navalny: what Putin spoke about at the annual press conference

On December 23, Russian President Vladimir Putin held a traditional annual press conference, where he summed up the results of the outgoing year, and also spoke about the main goals of the coming year. The most important topics this time were the situation on the border with Ukraine, relations with the US and NATO, ...

Correct sanctions and Ukraine in NATO: the former head of the Ukrainian government told how the United States should confront Russia

The Pentagon notes "unusual military activity and the concentration of Russian troops near the border with Ukraine." This was stated by the spokesman for the US defense department, John Kirby, adding that the situation is of concern. Earlier, a group of Republican congressmen led by Mike Turner appealed to US President Joe ...

Putin has had close contact with COVID-19 patient and hopes Sputnik will be effective: WHO does not share his hopes

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that in his entourage, dozens of people with whom he communicated fell ill with COVID-19. And he himself now hopes for the effectiveness of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine, which raises more and more questions. Writes about this BBC. Earlier he went ...

The Guardian received secret documents showing what Putin thinks about Trump and why he wanted him to win the election

Russian President Vladimir Putin personally authorized a secret spy operation to support the "mentally unstable" Donald Trump in the 2016 US presidential election during a closed meeting of the Russian National Security Council. The Guardian claims that this follows from ...

'Possible only in partnership with Russia': Putin wrote an article about Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin wrote an article "On the Historical Unity of Russians and Ukrainians." It was published in Russian and Ukrainian on the Kremlin's official website. The article is filled with propaganda, Novoye Vremya writes. In his article, Putin argues that "modern Ukraine is entirely the brainchild of the Soviet era", which "was largely created at the expense of historical Russia." Putin starts with ...

In an archival photograph of Reagan's visit to the USSR, Putin was found: could he spy on the head of the United States

President Ronald Reagan stumbled upon future Russian President Vladimir Putin over 30 years ago? White House photographer Pete Sousa posted a curious photo on Instagram that piqued the interest of users. The New York Post reported in more detail. Sousa, best known as the man who stood ...

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