Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin

Ukraine to target Russian influence after UK warns of plot

Ukraine vowed to counter destabilising Russian influence over the country's political and economic spheres Sunday after London accused Moscow of looking to install a Kremlin-friendly president in Kyiv

The picture taken on on May 9, 2019 shows a former MP Yevgen Murayev taking part in pro-Russian action Immortal Regiment march during Victory Day celebrations in Kyiv. Britain alleged this weekend 23 January, 2022

US, Russia promise to work to ease Ukraine tensions

Washington and Moscow's top diplomats on Friday agreed to keep working to ease tensions over Ukraine, with the United States promising a written response to Russian security requirements next week ...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, speaks with Switzerland's President and head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs Ignazio Cassis on the sidelines of the US - Russia summit in Geneva, Switzerland, on 21 January, 2022

Biden warns of 'disaster for Russia' if they invade Ukraine

US president Joe Biden said Wednesday that he expects Russia to "move in" on Ukraine but warned that Moscow will pay a stiff price for a full-blown invasion

S president Joe Biden speaks during a press conference on the eve of his first year in office, from the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on 19 January, 2022

Blinken in Kyiv urges Putin to choose 'peaceful path' on Ukraine

US secretary of state Antony Blinken on Wednesday urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to choose the "peaceful path" on Ukraine, as he visited Kyiv to show support before crunch talks with Russia ...

US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken

Ukraine says has 'evidence' Russia behind cyber attack

Ukraine said Sunday it had "evidence" Russia was behind a massive cyberattack that knocked out key government websites this past week, while Microsoft warned the hack could be far worse than first ...

Key facts on the sweeping cyber attack that hit Ukraine overnight 13 and 14 January

US, NATO coordinate position ahead of Russia talks

The United States and its European allies coordinated their stance Tuesday ahead of new NATO-Russia talks to defuse the Ukrainian border crisis, as Kyiv demanded an international summit

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg gestures as he speaks during a joint press conference with Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration after their bilateral meeting at the NATO headquarters in Brussels on 10 January, 2022

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan unrest

More than 160 people were reported Sunday to have died in several days of unrest in Kazakhstan and almost 6,000 have been arrested after riots in Central Asia's largest country

A Kazakh law enforcement officer stands guard near a burnt truck while checking vehicles in a street following mass protests triggered by fuel price increase in Almaty, Kazakhstan on 8 January, 2022

Ukraine crisis

Diplomatic solution still possible and preferable if Russia chooses it: Blinken

Top Russian and US diplomats meet Monday in Geneva after Moscow amassed tens of thousands of troops on the Ukrainian border and urged the West to agree in writing not to expand NATO

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken greets with a hand gesture prior to boarding an aircraft as he departs Ramstein Air Base in Germany on 8 September 2021

Biden and Putin trade warnings over Ukraine, but vow diplomacy

President Joe Biden on Thursday warned his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin of a tough US response to any invasion of Ukraine, while the Kremlin leader said anti-Moscow sanctions would be a ...

Biden and Putin trade warnings over Ukraine, but vow diplomacy

Biden to offer 'diplomatic path' to Putin in new Ukraine crisis call

US President Joe Biden will offer his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin a diplomatic path forward on the Ukraine crisis in a telephone call Thursday, a US official said, setting the tone for ...

Russian president Vladimir Putin and US president Joe Biden attend a meeting at Villa La Grange in Geneva, Switzerland on 16 June 2021.
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