Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 21°C Thursday 7 July 2022

#Putin

# putin - 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 35,089 Views 118 Comments

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

# putin - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Underestimated opposition or Kremlin stooge? Questions over 36-year-old former socialite who is liberal candidate for Russian Presidential election
# Election
# Election

Underestimated opposition or Kremlin stooge? Questions over 36-year-old former socialite who is liberal candidate for Russian Presidential election

Mar 4th 2018, 2:30 PM 21,459 Views 30 Comments

She is likely to do better in the polls than other liberal candidates.

# putin - Saturday 17 February, 2018

No manifesto, no programme, no debates - but Putin is cruising towards another election victory
# Russian Election
# Russian Election

No manifesto, no programme, no debates - but Putin is cruising towards another election victory

Feb 17th 2018, 5:30 PM 11,148 Views 83 Comments

It is highly unlikely that Putin will be unseated this time round.

Russian Foreign Minister dismisses US election meddling probe as 'blabber'
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

Russian Foreign Minister dismisses US election meddling probe as 'blabber'

Feb 17th 2018, 1:10 PM 11,593 Views 0 Comments

“So as long as we don’t see facts, everything else is blabber.”

# putin - Monday 11 December, 2017

Putin orders the removal of Russian troops from Syria
# Withdrawal
# Withdrawal

Putin orders the removal of Russian troops from Syria

Dec 11th 2017, 10:29 AM 13,047 Views 55 Comments

Putin has been a supporter of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad throughout the civil war.

# putin - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Putin announces he will seek new term as Russia president
# Russia
# Russia

Putin announces he will seek new term as Russia president

Dec 6th 2017, 8:09 PM 12,079 Views 50 Comments

Putin has run Russia both as president and prime minister for the past 18 years.

# putin - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Putin cultivates strongman persona with holiday adventure snaps shown on Russian TV
# Action Man
# Action Man

Putin cultivates strongman persona with holiday adventure snaps shown on Russian TV

Aug 6th 2017, 12:57 PM 31,377 Views 86 Comments

A Kremlin spokesperson said Putin went rafting in mountain rivers, fished in a waterfall near a mountain lake and went hiking on the holiday.

# putin - Friday 4 August, 2017

Trump lashes out over Russia probe after news of grand jury
# White House Woes
# White House Woes

Trump lashes out over Russia probe after news of grand jury

Aug 4th 2017, 7:05 AM 18,434 Views 54 Comments

The process could lead to criminal indictments.

# putin - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Russia is NOT happy about Donald Trump imposing new sanctions
# COLD WAR 2.0
# COLD WAR 2.0

Russia is NOT happy about Donald Trump imposing new sanctions

Aug 3rd 2017, 7:32 AM 15,644 Views 60 Comments

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says the move is a “humiliating” defeat for Trump.

# putin - Monday 31 July, 2017

Vladimir Putin says more than 750 US diplomatic staff will have to leave Russia
# Get Out
# Get Out

Vladimir Putin says more than 750 US diplomatic staff will have to leave Russia

Jul 31st 2017, 7:08 AM 15,059 Views 50 Comments

The call is in response to fresh US sanctions against Moscow.

# putin - Monday 24 July, 2017

Jared Kushner says he has 'nothing to hide' about Russia
# Inner Circle
# Inner Circle

Jared Kushner says he has 'nothing to hide' about Russia

Jul 24th 2017, 1:44 PM 8,790 Views 46 Comments

“I did not collude, nor know of anyone else in the campaign who colluded, with any foreign government.”

# putin - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Donald Trump had a second meeting with Vladimir Putin that no-one knew about
# Clandestine
# Clandestine

Donald Trump had a second meeting with Vladimir Putin that no-one knew about

Jul 19th 2017, 7:17 AM 18,889 Views 79 Comments

It has emerged that the two spoke at a dinner on the final night of the recent G20 summit.

# putin - Sunday 9 July, 2017

'Not the dumbest idea, but close' - Trump plan for US-Russia cyber unit mocked
# Cyber Pals
# Cyber Pals

'Not the dumbest idea, but close' - Trump plan for US-Russia cyber unit mocked

Jul 9th 2017, 5:20 PM 26,177 Views 76 Comments

“Partnering with Putin on a ‘Cyber Security Unit’ is akin to partnering with Assad on a Chemical Weapons Unit.”

# putin - Friday 7 July, 2017

Trump 'raised concerns of American people' with Putin at start of G20 talks today
# Election Meddling
# Election Meddling

Trump 'raised concerns of American people' with Putin at start of G20 talks today

Jul 7th 2017, 8:01 PM 28,437 Views 109 Comments

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that neither of the pair wanted to stop talking once they’d started.

# putin - 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 14,667 Views 51 Comments

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

# putin - Friday 2 June, 2017

Vladimir Putin sits down with Megyn Kelly and compares Russia hacking claims to anti-Semitism
# I WASN'T LISTENING
# I WASN'T LISTENING

Vladimir Putin sits down with Megyn Kelly and compares Russia hacking claims to anti-Semitism

Jun 2nd 2017, 5:30 PM 13,787 Views 47 Comments

The Russian president denied meddling in the US election.

# putin - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Trump's son-in-law 'sought secret line to Moscow'
# Are You There Vlad?
# Are You There Vlad?

Trump's son-in-law 'sought secret line to Moscow'

May 27th 2017, 9:15 AM 15,968 Views 34 Comments

This is the latest in a deluge of allegations on the White House’s Russian links.

# putin - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Lost in translation: Russian TV cuts unflattering Putin mention from hit US show
# Don't Mention The War
# Don't Mention The War

Lost in translation: Russian TV cuts unflattering Putin mention from hit US show

May 14th 2017, 3:19 PM 19,572 Views 11 Comments

The Russian TV station changed the script so as to not insult Putin.

# putin - Friday 5 May, 2017

Putin backs probe into violence against gay men in Chechnya after Merkel pressure
# Do It Now Vlad
# Do It Now Vlad

Putin backs probe into violence against gay men in Chechnya after Merkel pressure

May 5th 2017, 10:19 PM 11,553 Views 59 Comments

The German Chancellor confronted her Russian counterpart on the issue earlier this week.

# putin - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Russian spy ship sinks off Turkey after collision with livestock vessel
# Sensitive Information
# Sensitive Information

Russian spy ship sinks off Turkey after collision with livestock vessel

Apr 27th 2017, 5:28 PM 19,771 Views 34 Comments

All 78 crew members were rescued by Turkish coastguards.

# putin - Friday 14 April, 2017

Explainer: What we know about the killing of gay men in Chechnya
# Abuse
# Abuse

Explainer: What we know about the killing of gay men in Chechnya

Apr 14th 2017, 7:34 PM 14,070 Views 46 Comments

As reports continue to emerge, Russia has said it does not have any confirmed information about violence against gay men in the region.

# putin - Friday 7 April, 2017

'Aggression against a sovereign state': Putin responds to Trump's Syria strikes
# Overnight Attacks
# Overnight Attacks

'Aggression against a sovereign state': Putin responds to Trump's Syria strikes

Apr 7th 2017, 7:17 AM 36,299 Views 64 Comments

In the US, senior Democrats and Republicans have expressed support for the action.

# putin - Friday 31 March, 2017

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'
# White House
# White House

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'

Mar 31st 2017, 7:30 AM 14,728 Views 81 Comments

“General Flynn certainly has a story to tell, and he very much wants to tell it, should the circumstances permit.”

# putin - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Vladimir Putin does not believe in man-made climate change
# Denial
# Denial

Vladimir Putin does not believe in man-made climate change

Mar 30th 2017, 5:50 PM 13,120 Views 56 Comments

He says it has been around since the 1930s and is potentially a good thing.

# putin - Sunday 5 March, 2017

'Witch hunt': How Russian media is covering the latest Trump controversy
# Jeff Sessions
# Jeff Sessions

'Witch hunt': How Russian media is covering the latest Trump controversy

Mar 5th 2017, 7:10 AM 16,109 Views 49 Comments

The US Attorney General has come under fire after it emerged he met the Russian ambassador to the US during Trump’s election campaign.

# putin - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Pence vows 'unwavering' support for Nato as he receives praise from Bono at European meeting
# I Will Follow
# I Will Follow

Pence vows 'unwavering' support for Nato as he receives praise from Bono at European meeting

Feb 18th 2017, 6:02 PM 18,115 Views 72 Comments

“The United States will continue to hold Russia accountable,” the Vice President said.

# putin - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Trump insists he doesn't know Putin - or have any deals in Russia
# Haters Going Crazy
# Haters Going Crazy

Trump insists he doesn't know Putin - or have any deals in Russia

Feb 7th 2017, 5:30 PM 12,012 Views 46 Comments

The President of the United States made the comments on Twitter – where else? – today.

# putin - 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 12,267 Views 69 Comments

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

# putin - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Trump draws criticism as he repeats respect for 'killer' Putin
# Interview
# Interview

Trump draws criticism as he repeats respect for 'killer' Putin

Feb 5th 2017, 6:24 PM 26,371 Views 125 Comments

Trump was speaking in an excerpt of a Super Bowl interview with Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly.

# putin - Saturday 21 January, 2017

'It's only a matter of time before Putin makes a fool of Trump'
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

'It's only a matter of time before Putin makes a fool of Trump'

Jan 21st 2017, 7:40 AM 30,813 Views 30 Comments

The former chair of Republicans Abroad Ireland tells us why he thinks Russia probably has compromising material on the new US President, but it might not matter.

# putin - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'Vladimir Putin, such a vastly overrated leader': 'We are one tweet away from bad relations'
# Us-russia Relations
# Us-russia Relations

'Vladimir Putin, such a vastly overrated leader': 'We are one tweet away from bad relations'

Jan 14th 2017, 8:15 PM 668 Views 101 Comments

It’s easy to see why Russia has been pro-Trump but that could quickly turn sour, writes Neil Robinson.

US Senate planning probe into Russian spying, Trump planning to end Russian sanctions
# Russia Today
# Russia Today

US Senate planning probe into Russian spying, Trump planning to end Russian sanctions

Jan 14th 2017, 9:43 AM 10,958 Views 77 Comments

Meanwhile, the President-Elect says he may scrap sanctions of Russia recently put in place by President Obama.

# putin - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Ex-British MI6 spy behind 'dirty dossier' that Donald Trump has branded as 'fake news'
# Classified
# Classified

Ex-British MI6 spy behind 'dirty dossier' that Donald Trump has branded as 'fake news'

Jan 11th 2017, 11:17 PM 27,836 Views 157 Comments

Trump has hit out at intelligence agencies for allowing the report to leak.

# putin - Friday 6 January, 2017

US intelligence says Putin ordered hacking campaign to help Trump win
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

US intelligence says Putin ordered hacking campaign to help Trump win

Jan 6th 2017, 10:06 PM 18,355 Views 226 Comments

A new report says the Russian president acted on grudges against the US after being embarrassed by the Panama Papers and the Olympic doping scandal.

On same day he's due to face spy chiefs over Russian hacking, Trump has pop at Arnold Schwarzenegger
# Look Over There
# Look Over There

On same day he's due to face spy chiefs over Russian hacking, Trump has pop at Arnold Schwarzenegger

Jan 6th 2017, 5:52 PM 28,844 Views 66 Comments

And Arnie had a suitably withering response for the president elect’s barb about the actor’s ratings for his Apprentice TV show.

Russia says it has begun scaling down its forces in Syria
# Withdrawal
# Withdrawal

Russia says it has begun scaling down its forces in Syria

Jan 6th 2017, 12:02 PM 7,166 Views 25 Comments

It comes as the Assad regime intensifies its bombardment of a rebel district home to the capital’s main water source.

# putin - Thursday 5 January, 2017

John McCain says 'every American should be alarmed' by Russian interference in election
# Clapper
# Clapper

John McCain says 'every American should be alarmed' by Russian interference in election

Jan 5th 2017, 4:34 PM 13,207 Views 162 Comments

The US intelligence community has said Moscow interfered to help Republican Donald Trump win.

# putin - Friday 23 December, 2016

Trump 'calls for arms race' after nuclear weapons comment
# Cold War Of Words
# Cold War Of Words

Trump 'calls for arms race' after nuclear weapons comment

Dec 23rd 2016, 3:33 PM 15,712 Views 70 Comments

The US President-elect had said the US needs to expand its nuclear capabilities until “the world comes to its senses regarding nukes”.

'Nobody believed in him, only us': Putin hails Trump in four-hour press conference
# Russia
# Russia

'Nobody believed in him, only us': Putin hails Trump in four-hour press conference

Dec 23rd 2016, 12:10 PM 24,356 Views 68 Comments

Today’s press event saw some journalists holding up placards comparing Putin to Superman.

# putin - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Trump says America needs to boost nuclear capability until 'world comes to its senses'
# Cold War Of Words
# Cold War Of Words

Trump says America needs to boost nuclear capability until 'world comes to its senses'

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:53 PM 12,811 Views 67 Comments

The US President-elect made the comment a few hours after Vladimir Putin said something similar about Russia.