Vladimir Putin


  • State of U.S.-Russia relations     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 7:10 AM ET

    Jeffrey Mankoff, Council on Foreign Relations, says that even though President Obama has canceled a meeting with Putin, the relationship still goes on between the two countries. The relationship will be defined by issues, he says.

  • President cancels planned summit with Putin     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    NBC's Steve Handelsman reports on President Barack Obama's decision to cancel his trip to Moscow to visit with President Vladimir Putin. Providing perspective are Don Jensen of the Johns Hopkins Center for Transatlantic Relations, Peter Brookes of the Heritage Foundation; and Leon Aron, director of Russian studies at the American Enterprise Institute.

  • Maria's Observation: Obama vs. Putin     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 4:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her observation today on the tensions between Russia and the U.S.

  • Obama gives Putin the cold shoulder     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 4:45 PM ET

    After granting NSA leaker Edward Snowden asylum; President Obama cancelled a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin today. Mark Galeotti, NYU professor; and David Gordon, Eurasia Group, share if they think cancelling was the right thing to do.

  • President's Moscow trip cancelled     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    President Obama will travel to Russia for a G-20 Summit, but has cancelled a side trip to Moscow in which he was planning to meet one-on-one with President Vladimir Putin. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Obama cancels Putin but keeps G-20 meeting     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 11:03 AM ET

    Next month's meeting between President Barack Obama and President Vladimir Putin has been called off. According to the White House, Russia's decision to give Edward Snowden asylum was a factor in the cancellation. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Pres. Obama cancels Putin meeting     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details on news President Obama will not be meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin next month for a scheduled meeting.

  • Pres. Obama cancels meeting with Putin     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 9:43 AM ET

    President Obama will not meet with the Russian president next month as planned. According to a White House statement, Edward Snowden's temporary asylum was "a factor" in the decision, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers

  • President Obama cancels meeting with Putin     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 9:09 AM ET

    President Obama has cancelled his meeting with the Russian president due to take place next month, reports CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • Putin seeing signs of Snowden shifting on the US Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 12:19 PM ET
    Edward Snowden

    Vladimir Putin said Monday that he saw signs that fugitive leaker Edward Snowden was shifting toward stopping "political activity" directed against the United States.

  • Dead Lawyer Convicted of Tax Evasion in Russia Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 8:09 AM ET
    File photo of Nataliya Magnitskaya holding a portrait of her son, Sergei Magnitsky.

    The court also sentences British investment fund head William Browder in absentia to nine years in prison in a case that will further undermine President Vladimir Putin's reputation in the West.

  • Venezuela Said 'Most Likely' Option for Snowden Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 3:54 PM ET
    Edward Snowden

    Venezuela is the "most likely" asylum choice for Edward Snowden, the journalist who published the contents of the self-declared leaker’s classified documents said Tuesday.

  • Venezuela Mum on Snowden as Asylum Deadline Passes Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 7:39 AM ET
    Edward Snowden

    The status of Edward Snowden's bid for asylum in Venezuela remained unclear Tuesday after the country's apparent deadline passed. NBC News reports.

  • Why Putin Likes a Long Airport Stay for Snowden Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 11:28 AM ET

    The longer Russia can keep perpetuating the Snowden confusion, the better for them.

  • Snowden Rants Against US, Wants Asylum in Russia Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 7:07 PM ET

    Putin said that Snowden, former national security staffer accused of espionage, would not receive political asylum in Russia unless he stopped publishing classified US documents.

  • Obama Short on Foreign Influence?     Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    Discussing the NSA whistleblower with Former Vermont Governor Howard Dean (D), Richard Williamson, Former Assistant Secretary of State.

  • Stock Market Tumble Could Be Bad Omen for Russia Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 2:51 PM ET

    As Russia's stock market tanks to a 12-month low, business leaders are divided on why the market sold off.

  • Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO of Schneider Electric in St Petersburg says they have significantly ramped up investments in Russia and it is the 4th largest country for Schneider Electric.

  • G-8 Update     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 10:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Sedgwick has the latest details from Northern Ireland on the gathering of the world's top political leaders.

  • G-8 Summit Leaders Tackle Taxes     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 6:21 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports the latest details from the G-8 talks in Northern Ireland, as world leaders meet to discuss how to resolve the issue of increasing global economic growth.