President Donald Trump was warned in briefing materials to refrain from congratulating Russian President Vladimir Putin on his re-election, but he did so anyway, a senior administration official said Wednesday.
By Jonathan Lemire, Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press
"I suspect that we'll probably be meeting in the not too distant future to discuss the arms race, which is getting out of control," Trump said.
By PBS NewsHour
It was a surprise to no one: Russian President Vladimir Putin won another six-year term in a landslide election over the weekend. His main challenger, opposition leader Alexei Navalny, was barred from running, because of what he says are politically…
The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe's observer mission noted that Sunday's vote in which Russian President Vladimir Putin won in a landslide "took place in an overly controlled legal and political environment marked by continued pressure on critical…
By Larisa Epatko
Why is Russian President Vladimir Putin's re-election guaranteed, what challenges does he face and will he leave his next term early? We got some analysis from those in the know.
By Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press
President Vladimir Putin has urged Russians to cast ballots in Sunday's election, which he is certain to win, saying that the vote will shape the country's future.
By Matthew Lee and Josh Lederman, Associated Press
The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on 19 Russians for alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election, including 13 indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller.
By Josh Lederman, Associated Press
Russian President Vladimir Putin says his country will "never" extradite any of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for election-meddling.
By PBS NewsHour
Russian President Vladimir Putin boasted of new nuclear weapons that he says can defeat U.S. missile defenses in an address unveiling a grand vision for his country. His return to Cold War rhetoric comes a month after the U.S. announced…
By Robert Burns and Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press
The Pentagon said America's missile defense is ready to protect the nation but is not directed at Russia.
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