athavaneng.com
athavaneng.com
chrome

Russian President

In Latest Stories
June 9, 2018 11:29 am gmt |
0 Comments
1130
Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomed fans and teams to the FIFA World Cup in a video statement released on Friday (June 8). Putin said it was a joy and honour to host the landmark international event and hoped that that fans will get to know Russia and learn about its identity, culture and histo...
In Sports
December 7, 2017 11:18 am gmt |
0 Comments
1188
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday (December 6) that Russia would not prevent its athletes from competing at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics if they wanted to, damping down calls from some Russians for a boycott of the Games. The IOC on Tuesday (December 5) banned the Russian tea...
In Europe
March 15, 2016 10:27 am gmt |
0 Comments
1729
Declaring goals achieved; Putin orders withdrawal of main Russian force, hours after peace talks resume in Geneva. Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered a pull out of “the main part” of his troops fighting in Syria. The announcement came just hours after peace talks between the Syr...
In Britain
January 22, 2016 10:43 am gmt |
0 Comments
1426
The White House said on Thursday (Jan 21) the finding of a British inquiry which concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin probably approved a 2006 Russian intelligence operation to murder ex-KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko with radioactive polonium-210 in London was indicative of the political ...
In Europe
December 20, 2015 7:27 am gmt |
0 Comments
1342
The Russian armed forces have not employed all their capability in Syria and may use “more military means” there if necessary, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday (Dec. 19). While addressing Russian Security Service staff gathering in Moscow on the occasion of their professi...
In Europe
December 10, 2015 8:19 am gmt |
0 Comments
1430
Russian President Vladimir Putin told his government to take Ukraine to court if it did not repay a $3 billion Eurobond while other Russian officials blasted the International Monetary Fund for softening its lending rules to help “crooks” in Kiev. The Kremlin reacted sharply after the Was...
In Europe
November 27, 2015 7:19 am gmt |
0 Comments
1518
Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with his French counterpart Francois Hollande on Thursday (November 26) with both leaders agreeing to extend military cooperation in the fight against Islamic State. “Me and the president of France have just finished detailed talks. They happened in a...
In America
November 7, 2015 7:14 am gmt |
0 Comments
1362
A former aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin has been found dead in Washington DC, Russian state media say. Mikhail Lesin, 57, Russia’s former press minister and a one-time head of the powerful Gazprom-Media Holding group, died on Thursday. Russian media, quoting his family, said he suffer...
In World
October 21, 2015 7:29 am gmt |
0 Comments
1395
Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad has held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on an unannounced visit to Moscow. Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Mr Assad “came on a working visit to Moscow” on Tuesday evening and held talks with Mr Putin. Russia began air ...
In Europe
September 29, 2015 11:47 am gmt |
0 Comments
1390
Russian President Vladimir Putin sat down for talks with U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on Monday (September 28) and spoke about a number of issues, including Syria and Ukraine. Putin told Ban he was hoping to be able to find “common ground”...
In Europe
May 24, 2015 8:17 am gmt |
0 Comments
1387
The Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a bill which allows foreign organisations to be banned from operating in the country. The law allows the authorities to prosecute foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) or firms designated as “undesirable” on national security grounds...