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#Kremlin

# kremlin - Friday 30 September, 2022

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains

Updated Fri 10:26 PM 117,460 Views 116 Comments

Referendums held in the four regions were labelled as a ‘sham’ by the west.

# kremlin - Thursday 29 September, 2022

Kremlin to annex more Ukraine territories at ceremony Friday
# Annexation
# Annexation

Kremlin to annex more Ukraine territories at ceremony Friday

Updated Thu 6:27 PM 33,416 Views 48 Comments

Ukraine and its allies have denounced the so-called referendums as a sham.

# kremlin - Saturday 27 August, 2022

Putin signs decree making it easier for Ukrainians to live and work in Russia
# Putin
# Putin

Putin signs decree making it easier for Ukrainians to live and work in Russia

Aug 27th 2022, 4:30 PM 36,330 Views 41 Comments

The decree allows Ukrainian passport holders who have entered Russia since Moscow’s invasion to live and work there indefinitely.

# kremlin - Thursday 23 June, 2022

Russian army expands grip on eastern Ukraine in move to cut supply lines
# Luhansk
# Luhansk

Russian army expands grip on eastern Ukraine in move to cut supply lines

Jun 23rd 2022, 2:54 PM 7,591 Views 13 Comments

Russian forces have taken control of the villages of Loskutivka and Rai-Oleksandrivka.

# kremlin - Tuesday 17 May, 2022

War in Ukraine enters 'protracted phase': Defence minister
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

War in Ukraine enters 'protracted phase': Defence minister

Updated May 17th 2022, 9:00 PM 30,569 Views 2 Comments

Putin says Europe’s oil sanctions are ‘economic suicide’

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny set to appeal nine-year prison sentence
# Russia
# Russia

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny set to appeal nine-year prison sentence

May 17th 2022, 8:00 AM 10,910 Views 4 Comments

The opposition leader had his two-and-a-half year sentence extended after he was found guilty of fraud and contempt of court in March.

# kremlin - Friday 13 May, 2022

Putin’s ex-wife and family members targeted in latest UK sanctions
# Putin
# Putin

Putin’s ex-wife and family members targeted in latest UK sanctions

May 13th 2022, 1:09 PM 24,825 Views 10 Comments

The UK’s Foreign Secretary said she was taking aim at the ‘shady network propping up’ the Russian president’s luxury lifestyle.

# kremlin - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Kremlin crackdown silences war protesters in Russia
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Kremlin crackdown silences war protesters in Russia

Apr 14th 2022, 11:20 AM 17,519 Views 14 Comments

The Kremlin has sought to control the narrative of the war from the moment Russia began its invasion of Ukraine.

# kremlin - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

Biden threatens Putin with personal sanctions over Ukraine
# Kremlin
# Kremlin

Biden threatens Putin with personal sanctions over Ukraine

Jan 26th 2022, 7:09 AM 33,414 Views 65 Comments
  • The White House has said the risk of a Russian invasion of Ukraine "remains imminent"
  • US President Joe Biden said such a move would prompt "enormous consequences" and "change the world"
  • Irish people have been advised to avoid non-essential travel to Ukraine

# kremlin - Monday 24 January, 2022

Nato outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Nato outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar

Jan 24th 2022, 2:45 PM 19,196 Views 34 Comments

The US and the UK have confirmed they are withdrawing diplomats from their embassies in Ukraine.

# kremlin - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

EU leaders look to deepen relations with former Soviet republics
# Armenia
# Armenia

EU leaders look to deepen relations with former Soviet republics

Dec 15th 2021, 11:00 PM 11,580 Views 10 Comments

The EU summit with its Eastern partnership came on the same day as Russia issued Washington a series of security demands.

# kremlin - Monday 20 September, 2021

Pro-Kremlin party looks set to retain majority in Russian parliament
# United Russia Party
# United Russia Party

Pro-Kremlin party looks set to retain majority in Russian parliament

Sep 20th 2021, 1:26 PM 6,140 Views 12 Comments

The poll is an important indicator of next year’s presidential poll, as Vladimir Putin seeks to cement his grip on power.

# kremlin - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Putin's party set to retain Russian parliament majority after polls
# Duma Elections
# Duma Elections

Putin's party set to retain Russian parliament majority after polls

Sep 19th 2021, 2:30 PM 11,904 Views 29 Comments

The vote comes in the wake of an unprecedented crackdown on the opposition.

# kremlin - Friday 17 September, 2021

Navalny app removed from Apple and Google as Russians vote in election
# Vladimir Putin
# Vladimir Putin

Navalny app removed from Apple and Google as Russians vote in election

Sep 17th 2021, 9:51 AM 18,768 Views 11 Comments

His allies denounced the move as an “act of political censorship”.

# kremlin - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Russian anti-corruption Navalny group vows to 'continue to fight'
# Navalny
# Navalny

Russian anti-corruption Navalny group vows to 'continue to fight'

Jun 10th 2021, 10:43 AM 5,800 Views 6 Comments

The group, led by critic Alexei Nalvalny, was recently branded an extremist group by a court in Moscow.

# kremlin - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

UN experts say Alexei Navalny in 'serious danger' and needs urgent medical evacuation
# Russia
# Russia

UN experts say Alexei Navalny in 'serious danger' and needs urgent medical evacuation

Apr 21st 2021, 7:15 PM 9,093 Views 15 Comments

The Kremlin critic is on hunger strike in a Russian penal colony.

# kremlin - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Alexei Navalny ‘could die at any moment’, doctor says, as hunger strike continues
# Poisoning
# Poisoning

Alexei Navalny ‘could die at any moment’, doctor says, as hunger strike continues

Apr 18th 2021, 8:30 AM 39,481 Views 32 Comments

Navalny went on hunger strike to protest the refusal to let his physicians see him in prison.

# kremlin - Monday 22 February, 2021

EU agrees to impose sanctions on Russia for jailing Alexei Navalny
# Kremlin Critic
# Kremlin Critic

EU agrees to impose sanctions on Russia for jailing Alexei Navalny

Feb 22nd 2021, 10:15 PM 17,109 Views 28 Comments

The EU also agreed on sanctions for Myanmar over the military’s seizure of power.

# kremlin - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Russia prosecutor seeks €10,000 defamation fine in latest case against Navalny
# Kremlin Critic
# Kremlin Critic

Russia prosecutor seeks €10,000 defamation fine in latest case against Navalny

Feb 16th 2021, 10:15 PM 12,198 Views 15 Comments

In his closing arguments, Navalny said that “every moment of this case is obvious legal nonsense”.

# kremlin - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained
# Moscow
# Moscow

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:22 AM 14,683 Views 19 Comments

Britain, France, Germany, the United States and the European Union denounced the ruling and called for his immediate release.

# kremlin - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia
# Kremlin
# Kremlin

Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia

Updated Jan 31st 2021, 3:29 PM 18,863 Views 20 Comments

Protesters defied government warnings to rally from Vladivostok to Saint Petersburg in a second weekend of mass demonstrations.

# kremlin - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Biden raises concerns over Navalny and Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine in first phone call with Putin
# A Quick Chat
# A Quick Chat

Biden raises concerns over Navalny and Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine in first phone call with Putin

Jan 26th 2021, 10:18 PM 18,438 Views 26 Comments

The G7 group of nations also hit out at Navalny’s “politically motivated” detention in a statement today.

# kremlin - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained
# Russia
# Russia

Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained

Updated Jan 24th 2021, 4:53 PM 27,834 Views 40 Comments

Tens of thousands rallied in support of jailed opposition politician Alexei Navalny in Russia this weekend.

# kremlin - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'

Sep 5th 2020, 10:52 AM 17,263 Views 60 Comments

Alexei Navalny fell ill on a flight to Moscow and is now in an induced coma in a Berlin hospital.

# kremlin - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Russians cast early votes in ballot that could extend Putin's rule until 2036
# Kremlin
# Kremlin

Russians cast early votes in ballot that could extend Putin's rule until 2036

Jun 25th 2020, 7:08 AM 11,324 Views 32 Comments

The reforms would reset Putin’s presidential term-limit to zero, allowing him to run two more times.

# kremlin - Monday 22 April, 2019

Russia says it's 'too early' to say whether it could work with Ukraine's new leader
# Volodymyr Zelensky
# Volodymyr Zelensky

Russia says it's 'too early' to say whether it could work with Ukraine's new leader

Apr 22nd 2019, 5:04 PM 12,292 Views 44 Comments

Volodymyr Zelensky won a landslide victory yesterday.

# kremlin - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

UK regulator launches seven investigations into Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT
# Tension
# Tension

UK regulator launches seven investigations into Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT

Apr 18th 2018, 12:15 PM 8,912 Views 72 Comments

The investigations have been launched on the back of the Salisbury nerve agent attack in March.

# kremlin - Monday 2 April, 2018

Trump invited Putin to White House in phone call his advisers said not to make
# When You Free?
# When You Free?

Trump invited Putin to White House in phone call his advisers said not to make

Apr 2nd 2018, 4:05 PM 17,967 Views 56 Comments

At the time, Trump is said to have expressed the hope the two countries could return to “constructive and serious dialogue”.

# kremlin - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Poll: Should Ireland expel Russian diplomats?
# What Do You Think
# What Do You Think

Poll: Should Ireland expel Russian diplomats?

Mar 27th 2018, 9:04 AM 61,236 Views 381 Comments

Tánaiste Simon Coveney is going to announce the Irish government’s position later today.

# kremlin - Monday 19 March, 2018

Putin records best ever election performance (but western leaders aren't lining up to congratulate him)
# In The Cold
# In The Cold

Putin records best ever election performance (but western leaders aren't lining up to congratulate him)

Mar 19th 2018, 6:50 AM 26,123 Views 101 Comments

So far only close allies have congratulated him as Moscow’s relations with the West disintegrate.

# kremlin - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Britain, France, the US, and Germany united in 'abhorrence' over first nerve agent attack in Europe since WWII
# No Other Explanation
# No Other Explanation

Britain, France, the US, and Germany united in 'abhorrence' over first nerve agent attack in Europe since WWII

Mar 15th 2018, 1:38 PM 28,843 Views 235 Comments

Russia’s foreign minister earlier threatened to respond to the deportation of Russian diplomats from the UK by kicking out British diplomats on Russian soil in turn.

# kremlin - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning

Mar 6th 2018, 7:35 PM 35,102 Views 118 Comments

A former Russian spy and his daughter were found unconscious on a bench in England yesterday.

# kremlin - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Russia election: Kremlin questions legality of boycott call
# Protests
# Protests

Russia election: Kremlin questions legality of boycott call

Dec 26th 2017, 3:28 PM 5,850 Views 4 Comments

Vladimir Putin, who has been in power for 18 years and is expected to easily win another six-year term.

# kremlin - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Thousands declare support for Kremlin critic in Russia's March election
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Thousands declare support for Kremlin critic in Russia's March election

Dec 24th 2017, 7:07 PM 9,406 Views 40 Comments

But 41 year old lawyer Alexei Navalny has been deemed ineligible to run in the Russian election due to a criminal conviction.

# kremlin - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Russia faces a number of issues as it gears up for tomorrow's World Cup draw
# Pot Luck
From The42
# Pot Luck

Russia faces a number of issues as it gears up for tomorrow's World Cup draw

Nov 30th 2017, 3:00 PM 23,035 Views 24 Comments

The potential threats of hooligans and terrorism still hang over the host nation of the 2018 finals.

# kremlin - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Trump says he wouldn't have picked Sessions as Attorney General if he knew he'd recuse on Russia
# Meetings
# Meetings

Trump says he wouldn't have picked Sessions as Attorney General if he knew he'd recuse on Russia

Jul 20th 2017, 8:50 AM 16,068 Views 55 Comments

Three of the pivotal players in the Trump campaign will be questioned by senators next week.

# kremlin - Sunday 16 July, 2017

'We don't have any gays': Chechnya's leader strongly denies his country tortured and killed gay men
# Chechnya
# Chechnya

'We don't have any gays': Chechnya's leader strongly denies his country tortured and killed gay men

Jul 16th 2017, 11:13 AM 24,974 Views 92 Comments

Ramzan Kadyrov has faced wide international criticism since reports of serious human rights abuses.

# kremlin - Monday 12 June, 2017

Kremlin-critic Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days after anti-corruption protests
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

Kremlin-critic Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days after anti-corruption protests

Jun 12th 2017, 10:40 PM 14,682 Views 51 Comments

Russian authorities detained the 41-year-old opposition leader and nearly 1,000 of his supporters.

# kremlin - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Russia accused of cyberattacks in another election - This time in France
# Hacks
# Hacks

Russia accused of cyberattacks in another election - This time in France

Feb 19th 2017, 2:25 PM 11,296 Views 56 Comments

Supports of Emmanuel Macron say he is being targeted.

# kremlin - Monday 6 February, 2017

Kremlin demands apology from Fox News for describing Putin as 'a killer'
# Miffed
# Miffed

Kremlin demands apology from Fox News for describing Putin as 'a killer'

Feb 6th 2017, 4:46 PM 12,278 Views 69 Comments

Fox host Bill O’Reilly made the assertion during an interview with President Donald Trump last night.

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