UN human rights office seeks probe of reported Alexei Navalny poisoning

Navalny, a fierce, high-profile critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, was flown to Germany last month after falling ill on August 20 on a domestic flight in Russia.

published on : 8th September 2020

Kremlin-linked businessman and 'Putin's chef' Prigozhin vows to ruin Navalny

Alexei Navalny, a 44-year-old lawyer and anti-corruption campaigner who is one of Putin's fiercest opponents, is being treated at Berlin's Charite hospital after falling ill on a flight in Siberia.

published on : 26th August 2020

Kremlin: Alexei Navalny poisoning accusations 'empty noise'

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov saw no grounds for launching a criminal investigation into Navalny's condition, saying that it could have been triggered by a variety of causes.

published on : 25th August 2020

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny 'stable' in Berlin hospital

"Navalny's condition is stable," said Jaka Bizilj, the head of the Cinema for Peace NGO after the flight touched down at Berlin's Tegel airport.

published on : 22nd August 2020

Russia calls for 'restraint' amid North Korea escalation

The Kremlin, an ally of the Stalinist regime, was not planning any talks at the highest level for the moment, he said.

published on : 16th June 2020

Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin discuss Middle East flashpoints at Kremlin meeting

Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked the German Chancellor Angela Merkel for visiting and said they would focus on 'the hottest' topics.

published on : 11th January 2020

Russian president Vladmir Putin thanks Trump for intel that helped foil attacks

Russia's FSB said that two Russian citizens were arrested on Friday suspected of planning an attack in St Petersburg during the New Year festivities.

published on : 29th December 2019

Kremlin says Russian women will make own dating choices during FIFA World Cup

The Kremlin on Thursday rejected suggestions from a senior lawmaker that Russian women should not have sex with visiting World Cup fans, saying they would make up their own minds.

published on : 14th June 2018

Gaza deaths 'provoke deepest concern': Kremlin

Jerusalem is one of the most thorny issues of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, with both sides claiming it as their capital. 

published on : 15th May 2018

Kremlin says Syrian crisis communications link with USA in use

The Kremlin said on Thursday that a crisis communications link with the United States meant to avoid an accidental clash over Syria was being used by both sides.

published on : 12th April 2018

Russia retaliates with mass US diplomat expulsions, consulate closure in Saint Petersburg

In Washington, the State Department said there was no justification for the Russian move and that the United States "reserves the right to respond."

published on : 30th March 2018

10 things you need to know about Vladmir Putin

Vladimir Putin, who exit polls say won a fourth term as Russian president in Sunday's election, has tightened the Kremlin's grip on society since taking power 18 years ago.

published on : 19th March 2018

President Vladimir Putin appeals to 'love of fatherland' to get Russians to polls

Putin is predicted to win with around 70 percent of the vote despite a lacklustre campaign and his refusal to participate in televised debates. 

published on : 16th March 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin says will not change the constitution to cling to power

Putin has always prided himself on respecting the constitution, which bars him from serving more than two presidential terms in a row.

published on : 10th March 2018

Kremlin says has 'no info' on 'tragic' ex-spy illness in Britain

The Kremlin said it had no information on a former Russian double agent who fell ill in Britain after exposure to an unknown substance, calling the incident 'tragic.'

published on : 6th March 2018
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