Putin back in Kremlin, Russia looks to ease lockdown in some regions

MOSCOW (REUTERS) President Vladimir Putin made a rare lockdown appearance in the Kremlin on Monday (May 25) after officials said improvements in the coronavirus situation may allow Russia to re-open some tourist resorts soon and relax restrictions in many regions. Russia, which has reported the world's third most coronavirus cases, confirmed 8,946 new infections on Monday, bringing its nationwide … Continue reading Putin back in Kremlin, Russia looks to ease lockdown in some regions

Trump, Putin hail ‘trust’ and cooperation on World War II anniversary

MOSCOW (AFP) - Russia and the United States on Saturday (April 25) commemorated a historic meeting of US and Soviet forces during WWII as an example of how their countries can "build trust and cooperate." The meeting of Soviet and American forces at the Elbe river in Germany on April 25, 1945, is seen as … Continue reading Trump, Putin hail ‘trust’ and cooperation on World War II anniversary

North Korea’s Kim arrives in Vladivostok for Putin summit

Kim is expected to project himself as a serious world player with his first meeting with the Russian leader and at the same time seek assistance from a key ally to ease economic pressure brought on by US and international sanctions. Arriving in Vladivostok in his armoured train, the young leader said he hoped to have … Continue reading North Korea’s Kim arrives in Vladivostok for Putin summit

N.Korea confirms leader Kim Jong Un to visit Russia for summit with Putin

SEOUL - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia for a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, North Korean state media confirmed. FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends wreath laying ceremony at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi, Vietnam March 2, 2019 With his Russia visit, North Korea's Kim is … Continue reading N.Korea confirms leader Kim Jong Un to visit Russia for summit with Putin