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Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.

Card Parolin meets with Russian President Putin

24/08/2017 07:57

Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin yesterday met with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the presidential residence in Sochi.

 

File photo of Chancellor Merkel and President Putin. They are due to meet for talks in Sochi

File photo of Chancellor Merkel and President Putin. They are due to meet for talks in Sochi

Germany's Merkel and Russia's Putin Meet Amid Tensions

02/05/2017 10:12

The chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel is due to meet Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Russia for the first time since 2015. Tuesday's gathering comes at a time of troubled bilateral relations over the war in Syria and Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.

Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 7th signed a so-called "anti-terrorist" law which freedom of religion activisits have condemned

Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 7th signed a so-called "anti-terrorist" law which freedom of religion activisits have condemned

Russia's "anti-terrorist" law condemned

15/07/2016 17:29

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law on July 7th a package of so-called anti-terrorism measures. The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom strongly condemns this.

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the St Petersburg International Economic Forum on Friday, 17 June.

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the St Petersburg International Economic Forum on Friday, 17 June.

Amidst Russian recession, Putin urging end to European sanctions

18/06/2016 13:21

Russian President Vladimir Putin has urged European leaders to renew ties with his nation instead of imposing sanctions over Russia's controversial role in Ukraine.

Kerry in Moscow

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry arrive for a meeting in Moscow, Russia December 15, 2015.

US Secretary of State arrives for talks in Moscow

15/12/2015 08:47

The US Secretary of State arrived in Moscow Tuesday to meet with the Russian Foreign Minister about the situation in Syria

President Putin greets his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad (L) during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow on Tuesday.

President Putin greets his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad (L) during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow on Tuesday.

Assad flies to Moscow to thank Putin for air strikes

21/10/2015 11:03

On Tuesday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad flew into Moscow for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, during which the two men discussed their joint military campaign against Islamist militants in Syria.

 

Russian president Vladimir Putin waits to deliver an address during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York

Russian president Vladimir Putin waits to deliver an address during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York

Russian president backs Syria's president as conflict escalates

28/09/2015 18:31

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for a regional "co-ordinating structure" against the so-called Islamic State militant group, but backed Syria's leader