Putin blasts outgoing U.S. administration over Trump accusations

/ Jan 18, 2017

Putin blasts outgoing U.S. administration over Trump accusations

President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration Tuesday, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald Trump’s legitimacy with fake allegations and “binding the president-elect hand and foot to prevent him from fulfilling his election promises.” In his first public remarks ...

Separating Syrian rebels from 'terrorists' to be a task: Russia

Sep 15, 2016

Separating Syrian rebels from 'terrorists' to be a task: Russia

Russia said Wednesday that separating Syrian rebels from “terrorists” is a “key task” to ensure that the Russia-U.S.-brokered cease-fire continues to hold in Syria, where a relative calm has prevailed since the truce went into effect two days ago. Russian Lt. Gen. Victor Poznikhir ...