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After vote extending his rule, Putin risks...

"The regime's weakness is that it doesn't have a mechanism to transfer power," says Maxim Trudolyubov, editor-at-large of the Meduza news website.

Ukraine Again

The three-month confrontation on the Euromaidan in Kiev in the winter of 2013-14, ending in a bloodbath that left 130 demonstrators dead, was supposed...

Putin sworn in as president for fourth term...

'I consider it my duty and my life's aim to do everything possible for Russia'

Vladimir Putin, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi re-elected...

Both men control the mass media in their countries, so they can be reasonably confident that most people will not be exposed to much criticism of their...

What Putin won in Russia's election

Putin’s regime is stagnant, but it could survive for a long time, given the absence of effective opposition.

Putin wins fourth term with record vote

Putin received more than 92 percent of the vote in Crimea, annexed from Ukraine in 2014.

Opposition, NGO cry fraud in Russian polls...

The non-governmental election monitor Golos, which publishes a list of fraud cases online, by early afternoon had counted 1,764 irregularities, including...

Merkel, Trump concerned over Putin's 'invincible'...

Putin unveiled the new arsenal Thursday in a state of the nation address, challenging Washington to a new arms race

Campaign begins for Russia's presidential...

Putin, who was first elected to the presidency in 2000, is widely expected to sail to victory, cementing his status as Russia's longest-serving ruler since...

Germany cautious on Putin plan for Ukraine...

Ukraine and the West accuse Russia of being behind the insurgency that has gripped swathes of its former industrial heartland.

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