Putin, Vladimir Putin: Russian Covid-19 vaccine inspires 007-style front page of French newspaper

Vladimir Putin has appeared as James Bond on the front page of the French paper Liberation. But the story, titled ‘Tomorrow Never Dies,’ did not lionize Russian scientists who developed the world’s first coronavirus vaccine. … Read More >Putin, Vladimir Putin: Russian Covid-19 vaccine inspires 007-style front page of French newspaper

Putin says Russia’s Health Ministry has approved world’s FIRST Covid-19 vaccine – his own daughter has been vaccinated

Vladimir Putin announced on Tuesday morning that Russia has registered the world’s first vaccine against coronavirus. He says the dose is effective in forming immunity against the deadly pathogen which has spread globally. … Read More >Putin says Russia’s Health Ministry has approved world’s FIRST Covid-19 vaccine – his own daughter has been vaccinated

Putin congratulates Lukashenko after incumbent named winner of presidential vote in Belarus for 6th time

Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko on retaining his job following Sunday’s election, expressing hope that he will continue to boost ties with Moscow during his next term as president. … Read More >Putin congratulates Lukashenko after incumbent named winner of presidential vote in Belarus for 6th time

Polling suggests ‘regime change’ in Russia would lead to far-right or Communist Kremlin, pro-Western liberals have no support

One of the great mysteries in US/UK analysis of Russia is the apparently almost universally accepted belief that the implosion of Putin’s system would somehow gift Moscow ‘back’ to the West, resetting the clock to the 1990s. … Read More >Polling suggests ‘regime change’ in Russia would lead to far-right or Communist Kremlin, pro-Western liberals have no support

Trump is Being ‘Soft’ on Russia? Don’t Be Ridiculous! Why MSM Should Fact-Check Properly

Numerous waves of sanctions, withdrawals from key security treaties and confrontation in the Middle East – yet, some American outlets keep defining President Trump as a Russian “puppet” who was placed in the White House by the Kremlin’s omnipotent hand. … Read More >Trump is Being ‘Soft’ on Russia? Don’t Be Ridiculous! Why MSM Should Fact-Check Properly

US ‘working on nuclear non-proliferation agreement with Russia,’ Trump says after discussing New START with Putin

US President Donald Trump has said that “it would be great” if Moscow and Washington agreed on a new nuclear non-proliferation deal. The admission comes after rare phone talks between the Russian and US leaders last week. … Read More >US ‘working on nuclear non-proliferation agreement with Russia,’ Trump says after discussing New START with Putin

As Putin backs Russian bid to host 2027 World Cup, is the ‘sleeping bear’ of rugby ready to awaken?

Many in Russia can’t understand why rugby isn’t more popular in the country. Given it’s a physical contact sport requiring high levels of discipline and toughness it seems almost tailor-made for the Russian psyche. … Read More >As Putin backs Russian bid to host 2027 World Cup, is the ‘sleeping bear’ of rugby ready to awaken?

US police are wearing imaginary CGI armor to appease Putin, suggests acclaimed Russiagate huckster

Commentary on Donald Trump’s decision to send federal police to riot-stricken cities has taken a creative turn: according to a celebrated Russiagate disciple, Putin has “ordered” US cops to wear cyberpunk armor that doesn’t exist. … Read More >US police are wearing imaginary CGI armor to appease Putin, suggests acclaimed Russiagate huckster

Kremlin pours cold water on anonymous Bloomberg claims about ‘elite’ Covid-19 vaccine, says Putin hasn’t been immunized

President Vladimir Putin has not received the domestic coronavirus vaccine, according to spokesman Dmitry Peskov. The denial comes on the day anonymous claims emerged that the Russian elite has had access to it since April. … Read More >Kremlin pours cold water on anonymous Bloomberg claims about ‘elite’ Covid-19 vaccine, says Putin hasn’t been immunized