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Vladimir Putin

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  • Turkish media: Syria-bound jet had military communications gear

     
    Turkish state media reported Thursday that a Syrian passenger plane intercepted and forced to land in Turkey was carrying military communications equipment....
  • Putin allies keep hold on power in local Russian elections

     
    In local and regional elections marked by low voter turnout and fresh allegations of polling fraud, Russian leader Vladimir Putin's United Russia party claimed a landslide victory....
  • Russia's Putin congratulates Obama on reelection

     
    Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a congratulatory telegram to President Obama on what he termed “an ever so weighty victory gained with such a wide margin.” Putin stressed the results achieved in Russian-U.S. relations in recent years and...
  • Russian demonstrators mark unofficial Political Prisoners' Day

     
    Teacher Svetlana Nikitina could hardly imagine while studying Russian literature that she would eventually mark Political Prisoners’ Day with a protest against what she considers the growing repression in Russia. But Tuesday, Nikitina was among...
  • Russian lawmakers vote to expand definition of treason, espionage

     
    The upper house of Russia’s parliament voted to broaden the definition of espionage and high treason, continuing what many activists view as a crackdown on dissent in the country....
  • Moscow rally praises nationalism, denounces Putin and minorities

     
    On Russia’s annual Day of National Unity holiday, more than 5,000 young nationalistic protesters took to the streets of the nation’s capital, denouncing President Vladimir Putin and demanding his ouster....
  • Free-speech advocates worldwide protest Russian punk band's sentence

     
    From Paris to Hollywood, free-speech advocates reacted with outrage Friday at the two-year prison sentences handed down by a Russian court against the feminist punk-rock trio Pussy Riot for a protest stunt in a Moscow cathedral against President...
  • Two years in prison for anti-Putin Russian punk band provocateurs

     
    The three members of a Russian female punk rock band who staged a colorful protest against President Vladimir Putin in a church here earlier this year were each sentenced on Friday to two years in prison on convictions of premeditated hooliganism....
  • Must Reads: Tigers, Putin opponents and a secret summer retreat

     
    From Russians protesting Putin to the woes befalling Israeli sperm, here are the five stories you shouldn't miss from this week in global news....
  • Punk band goes on trial in Russia for 'prayer' against Putin

     
    Three Russian musicians went on trial Monday for less than a minute of political theater in February, when they entered a Russian Orthodox cathedral dressed in colorful outfits and hoods to perform what they called a “punk prayer” begging...
  • Arafat's widow files lawsuit to press for probe into his death

     
    The widow of Yasser Arafat filed a lawsuit in France on Tuesday charging that the Palestinian leader was poisoned to death by an unknown person or persons labeled X, a move designed to press French officials to investigate....