posted May 11, 2012, 1:54 AM by Todd Rubick
updated May 2, 2013, 3:10 AM
|Tuesday, May 15, 2012 7:33 PM PDT|
|Putin praised by leaders of ex-Soviet states|
Reuters Tue, 15 May 2012 14:01 PM PDT
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin won praise from leaders of former Soviet republics on Tuesday and called for closer integration among the now-independent states once ruled by Moscow.
|IOC Announces Olympic Highlights of the Week|
PRWeb Tue, 15 May 2012 11:14 AM PDT
On 7 May at the Kremlin, in Moscow (Russian Federation), IOC PresidentJacques Rogge attended the investiture ceremony of Vladimir Putin asPresident of the Russian Federation. The President was accompanied by IOC members Jean-Claude Killy, Chairman of the Coordination Commission for the Sochi Games, and RenÃ© Fasel, a member of the same Commission. (PRWeb May 15, 2012) Read the full story at ...
|Putin Pledges to Develop Ties with Uzbekistan|
Russian Information Agency Novosti Tue, 15 May 2012 11:09 AM PDT
Russia will develop its ties with Uzbekistan, a key Central Asian country,Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday at a meeting with his Uzbekistan counterpart Islam Karimov.
|Medvedev submits new Russian government lineup|
New Kerala Tue, 15 May 2012 11:05 AM PDT
Moscow, May 15 : Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev submitted toPresident Vladimir Putin the lineup of a new government on Tuesday, the Kremlin press service said.
|Russia's Patriarch launches Facebook page|
KYIV Post Tue, 15 May 2012 10:55 AM PDT
MOSCOW - A Facebook page dedicated to Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill was launched on May 15 to feed growing interest in the divisive religious figure who has embodied the church's thickening ties with newly inaugurated President Vladimir Putin.
|Putin Skips G-8 Meet to Signal Displeasure, Pushkov Says|
Bloomberg Tue, 15 May 2012 06:07 AM PDT
President Vladimir Putin is showing U.S. President Barack Obama his displeasure over the criticism of Russian elections and the lack of progress on a planned missile shield by skipping the Group of Eight summit for the first time as president, said Alexei Pushkov, a senior lawmaker.
|Thursday, May 10, 2012 7:33 PM PDT|
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|The Obama and Putin Inaugurations Compared|
ABC News Thu, 10 May 2012 16:18 PM PDT
MOSCOW â A video on YouTube comparing President Obamaâs 2009 inauguration with that of Russian President Vladimir Putinâs on Monday is making the rounds among opposition circles on Twitter in Russia. The six-and-a-half-minute clip juxtaposes images of smiling, cheering Americans attending Obamaâs Jan. 20, 2009,...
|Putin Cancels G8 Meeting in the U.S.|
The Epoch Times Thu, 10 May 2012 15:32 PM PDT
Russian President Vladimir Putin has cancelled his visit to the U.S. for the Group of Eight (G8) industrial nations meeting outside Washington this month.
|White House: Putin's G8 absence is not a snub Eds: epa photos|
Europe Online Magazine Thu, 10 May 2012 14:50 PM PDT
Washington (dpa) - The White House on Thursday dismissed the suggestion that the absence of newly installed Russian President Vladimir Putin at next weekâs high-level Group of Eight meetings was a snub."It was not a surprise, and does not at all feel like a snub," White House spokesman Jay Carney said, answering a reporterâs question.G8 leaders representing the worldâs strongest economies are to ...
|Putin to Host Abkhaz, S. Ossetian Leaders in Sochi|
Russian Information Agency Novosti Thu, 10 May 2012 14:27 PM PDT
Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with his Abkhaz and South Ossetian counterparts in Russiaâs Black Sea resort of Sochi on Friday and Saturday, respectively, the Kremlin said.
|Putin flexes muscle in shunning US-hosted G8 talks|
Reuters via Yahoo! Singapore News Thu, 10 May 2012 14:03 PM PDT
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Of all the signals and symbols that shape Russianforeign policy, this one seemed particularly blunt: Vladimir Putin, in one of the first decisions of his new presidency, will shun a Group of Eight summit hosted by U.S. President Barack Obama. The May 18-19 visit was to have been Putin's first foreign trip since he returned to the Kremlin on Monday, a chance to begin putting U ...
|Putin flexes muscle in shunning U.S.-hosted G8 talks|
Reuters Thu, 10 May 2012 13:17 PM PDT
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Of all the signals and symbols that shape Russianforeign policy, this one seemed particularly blunt: Vladimir Putin, in one of the first decisions of his new presidency, will shun a Group of Eight summit hosted by U.S. President Barack Obama.
|Super Kings restrict Rajsthan to 126/6|
Calcutta News Thu, 10 May 2012 11:49 AM PDT
Russian president to skip G8, Obama told WASHINGTON - Within days of his swearing in, Russian President Vladimir Putin told US PresidentBarack Obama that he will not be attending the G8 summ ...
|Russian president to skip G8, Obama told|
Calcutta News Thu, 10 May 2012 11:48 AM PDT
WASHINGTON - Within days of his swearing in, Russian PresidentVladimir Putin told US President Barack Obama that he will not be attending the G8 summit in the US this month.
|Putinâs Obama Snub Signals Harder Russian Policy as Reset Fades|
Bloomberg Thu, 10 May 2012 11:33 AM PDT
President Vladimir Putinâs decision to skip this monthâs Group of Eight summit in America signals Russian foreign policy is hardening as a âresetâ in relations with the U.S. fades, analysts from Moscow to Washington said.