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# kremlin - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'

Alexei Navalny fell ill on a flight to Moscow and is now in an induced coma in a Berlin hospital.

# kremlin - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Russians cast early votes in ballot that could extend Putin's rule until 2036

The reforms would reset Putin’s presidential term-limit to zero, allowing him to run two more times.

# kremlin - Monday 22 April, 2019

Russia says it's 'too early' to say whether it could work with Ukraine's new leader

Volodymyr Zelensky won a landslide victory yesterday.

# kremlin - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

UK regulator launches seven investigations into Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT

The investigations have been launched on the back of the Salisbury nerve agent attack in March.

# kremlin - Monday 2 April, 2018

Trump invited Putin to White House in phone call his advisers said not to make

At the time, Trump is said to have expressed the hope the two countries could return to “constructive and serious dialogue”.

# kremlin - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Poll: Should Ireland expel Russian diplomats? What Do You Think This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland expel Russian diplomats?

Tánaiste Simon Coveney is going to announce the Irish government’s position later today.

# kremlin - Monday 19 March, 2018

Putin records best ever election performance (but western leaders aren't lining up to congratulate him)

So far only close allies have congratulated him as Moscow’s relations with the West disintegrate.

# kremlin - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Britain, France, the US, and Germany united in 'abhorrence' over first nerve agent attack in Europe since WWII

Russia’s foreign minister earlier threatened to respond to the deportation of Russian diplomats from the UK by kicking out British diplomats on Russian soil in turn.

# kremlin - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning

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

# kremlin - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Russia election: Kremlin questions legality of boycott call

Vladimir Putin, who has been in power for 18 years and is expected to easily win another six-year term.

# kremlin - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Thousands declare support for Kremlin critic in Russia's March election

But 41 year old lawyer Alexei Navalny has been deemed ineligible to run in the Russian election due to a criminal conviction.

# kremlin - Thursday 30 November, 2017

From The42 Russia faces a number of issues as it gears up for tomorrow's World Cup draw Pot Luck

Russia faces a number of issues as it gears up for tomorrow's World Cup draw

The potential threats of hooligans and terrorism still hang over the host nation of the 2018 finals.

# 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

From The Daily Edge Hodor from Game of Thrones is also an Irish DJ Tunes Are Coming

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.

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