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  • Russian President Vladimir Putin scored a landslide victory in Sunday’s presidential election, clinching nearly 76 percent votes in a heavily lopsided contest that was always destined to go one way.

    Russian President Vladimir Putin bagged 76 percent votes.
    LAST UPDATE : Mar 19, 2018, 5:59 AM EDT
  • Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, painted portrait

    Russia’s defense ministry said on Friday that it is verifying the inputs that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may have been killed in an airstrike conducted on May 28 in the Syrian city of Raqqa.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 16, 2017, 7:20 AM EDT
  • U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, heads to Moscow to persuade President Vladimir Putin.

    The G7 foreign ministers held a meeting with their Middle Eastern allies on Tuesday to reach a common ground over threatening Russia with strict sanctions if it fails to abandon Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 11, 2017, 7:52 AM EDT