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# kremlin - Yesterday’s News

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# kremlin - Thursday 20 July, 2017

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

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

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

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

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'

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

# kremlin - Friday 3 February, 2017

Kremlin critic hospitalised after suffering organ failure

John McCain said he was “heartbroken” by the news.

# kremlin - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Putin's party dominates elections with 45% of the vote

The election follows a tumultuous few years that have seen Russia seize the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine and start a military operation in Syria.

# kremlin - Thursday 1 September, 2016

These teenage students from Eton secured a personal audience with Vladimir Putin

The Russian President has kept Queen Elizabeth II and the Pope waiting, but recently found time to meet a group of privileged students from Britain’s elite school in possibly his weirdest photo-op.

# kremlin - Monday 1 August, 2016

Russian military helicopter shot down over Syria

The five people on board are believed to have died.

# kremlin - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Democrats hacked again as Snowden and Assange fall out over leaks

Edward Snowden has publicly criticised the strategy of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

# kremlin - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Kremlin: Putin's not ill, he could break your hand if he wanted to

The Russian president hasn’t been seen in public in a while.

# kremlin - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Putin vows to punish killers of Kremlin critic, as opposition condemns "political murder"

Boris Nemtsov was a fierce opponent of Vladamir Putin and was set to lead an opposition rally. He was shot in the back on a bridge near the Kremlin

# kremlin - Monday 15 September, 2014

Column: 'After many years of peace, Europe could be drawn into a war on its own borders'

The West needs to stop hiding behind treaties that Russia has already invalidated, writes John O’Donnell.

# kremlin - Monday 8 September, 2014

Opinion: Russia is in the driving seat of the Ukrainian crisis and she’s taking the West for a dangerous spin

Western powers have been reactive rather than proactive in their approach to the situation all summer, writes Jack Lahart.

# kremlin - Friday 18 July, 2014

Obama: 'Evidence suggests MH17 shot down by missile that came from rebel territory'

The US President added that more sanctions could be imposed on Russia

# kremlin - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Ukraine's new 'Chocolate King' vows not to give up on Crimea

The billionaire ‘chocolate king’ also vowed to avert civil war, the possibility of which still looms in the south-east.

# kremlin - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Ukrainian leader says Russia wants to set southeast 'on fire'

Turchynov spoke of his “full-scale anti-terrorist operation” that aims to dislodge pro-Russian gunmen from their positions.

# kremlin - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Ukraine could 'unleash civil war' if it steps in against militants in eastern cities

Russia has accused Ukraine of sending ultra-nationalist Pravy Sektor militants to these areas.

# kremlin - Monday 3 March, 2014

'A clear violation of sovereignty': G7 leaders condemn Russian troop build-up

Russia’s partners in the G8 have condemned Moscow’s military escalation and cancelled their participation in preparations for the group’s summit in Sochi this June.

# kremlin - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Putin seeks parliament approval for the use of Russian troops in Ukraine

In a statement he requested that Russian armed forces be used on Ukrainian territory ‘until the normalisation of the political situation’.

# kremlin - Sunday 22 December, 2013

'A fight for power is not for me': Putin foe Khodorkovsky vows to stay away from Russia

The Kremlin critic surfaced in Germany hours after his release on Friday from a prison in an obscure corner of northern Russia, following a surprise pardon by President Vladimir Putin.

# kremlin - Friday 20 December, 2013

Putin foe Khodorkovsky released after 10 years in jail

Russia’s most famous prisoner Mikhail Khodorkovsky walked out of jail today after spending more than 10 years behind bars.

# kremlin - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Tens of thousands protest in Kiev over EU agreement delay

Organisers say 100,000 turned out, though police say attendance was closer to 20,000. It was the biggest such rally since the 2004 ‘Orange Revolution’.

# kremlin - Monday 9 September, 2013

Putin ally wins tight Moscow poll, his opponent vows to protest

Mayor Sergei Sobyanin just crept over the finish line to win 51.3 per cent of votes in yesterday’s poll.

# kremlin - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Edward Snowden ‘has accepted an asylum offer from Venezuela’, or has he?

The 30-year-old, who leaked details of the US’ vast surveillance operation, has agreed to an offer of political asylum from Venezuela, a top pro-Kremlin lawmaker said in a tweet that was later deleted.

# kremlin - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

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Hodor from Game of Thrones is also an Irish DJ

Hodor. Hodor… Hodor.

# kremlin - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Russian politician gets abuse after comparing Stalin police to Nazis

The liberal politician has received strong criticism from some commentators unwilling to come to terms with the crimes of the Stalin era.

# kremlin - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Boston bombing suspect had links to slain Islamists

Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who was killed during his capture, was known to have been in contact with a Dagestan militants.

# kremlin - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Post-mortem finds Boris Berezovsky died of hanging

Police in England say there was nothing to indicate a struggle had taken place at the home of the exiled Russian oligarch.

# kremlin - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Updated: Russian oligarch and fierce Putin critic Boris Berezovsky found dead

The 67-year-old was found dead at his home in Surrey in southeast England earlier today, his spokesperson said.

# kremlin - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Russian foreign minister defends anti-gay legislation

Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said the country was under no obligation to “allow propaganda of homosexuality”.

# kremlin - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Russia remembers Stalingrad 70 years on Stalingrad This post contains images

Russia remembers Stalingrad 70 years on

Today Russia marks the 70th anniversary of a brutal battle in which the Red Army defeated Nazi forces and changed the course of World War II.

# kremlin - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Putin says he will sign anti-US adoptions bill

The Russian president said today he will sign a controversial bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children.

# kremlin - Friday 2 November, 2012

Russian spy case details may be made public

Litvinenko died in November 2006 after ingesting polonium-210, a rare radioactive isotope that was secretly slipped into his tea at a London hotel.

# kremlin - Monday 15 October, 2012

Putin loyalists set to win Russian local elections

Observers from the independent monitoring organisation Golos recorded more than 1,000 violations nationwide, including voter roll irregularities and multiple voting.

# kremlin - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Freed Pussy Riot rocker slams ‘strange game’ by authorities after release

Freed Pussy Riot member, Yekaterina Samutsevich denies there is a split among the trio.

# kremlin - Monday 16 July, 2012

Ex-police officer charged in Russia reporter death

A former lieutenant colonel has been formally charged – 11 months after his arrest – with helping to organise the 2006 killing of investigative reporter Anna Politkovskaya.

# kremlin - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

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PHOTOS: Russia marks WWII victory over Germany with annual Red Square parade

It’s 67 years since the end of World War II, and Russia has been marking it with a display of its military might in Red Square.

# kremlin - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Exit polls: Putin wins Russia's presidential vote

The vote has been tainted by claims of violations.

# kremlin - Saturday 10 December, 2011

Huge day of protest against vote fraud begins in Russia

Tens of thousands of Russians are due to attend protests today over allegedly fraudulent parliamentary elections.

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