Tag: Russia government

Russia’s Putin hosts Belarusian president for talks in Sochi

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko for talks on Monday, amid media reports suggesting that the leader of...

Germany ekes some fun out of a quiet Carnival

DUESSELDORF, Germany — A few Carnival floats poking fun at the likes of Russian President Vladimir Putin, former U.S. President Donald Trump, German politicians...

Prosecutors seek fine for Russian opposition leader Navalny

MOSCOW — Prosecutors on Tuesday asked a Moscow court to fine jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on charges of defaming a World War...