Politics Vladimir Putin


  • Putin: US not providing Russia enough info on Syria

    President Putin says the U.S. did not provide Russia with enough information on Syria, reports CNBC's Geoff Cutmore.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin.

    "The question was asked — please tell us which targets should not be attacked by us. No answer received!" Vladimir Putin tells CNBC.

  • Putin's Syria play increase US-Russia tensions

    Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer, discusses Russia's intervention in Syria's war-torn country. Also Bremmer discusses Chinese companies benefiting from cyberattacks and what the U.S. can do to curb the security breaches.

  • Russian luxury gadget designer Caviar has released a limited-edition iPhone with a gold-plated emblem of Vladimir Putin's head right there on the back.

    The phone includes a picture of Putin's head surrounded by his full name, the emblem of Russia and a line from the national anthem.

  • Trump candidacy on Putin's radar

    Donald Trump seems to be Vladimir Putin's favorite U.S. presidential candidate.

  • Both the West and Moscow are unwilling to stand down over Russia's annexation of Crimea, raising concerns that tit-for-tat sanctions are here for the long-run and could even be increased.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting with members of the Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, October 1, 2015.

    Russia says it's in Syria to help fight ISIS but the real reason can be summed up in one word, says this former State Department advisor.

  • Russia raising stake in Syria airstrikes

    Col. Jack Jacobs, U.S. Army (Retired), provides insight to the motives behind Russia's bombing of ISIS sites in Syria.

  • Russian airstrikes in Syria have Pentagon nervous

    NBC's Tracie Potts reports Russia and the U.S. are on opposite sides over military action in Syria.

  • What Russia's intervention means for Syria

    Malcolm Jorgensen, research associate at U.S. Studies Centre, University of Sydney, discusses news that Russia launched its first airstrikes in Syria on Wednesday.

  • Armed masked man in Syria

    Iraq is turning a blind eye to Russia's move into Syria despite US objections, says David Phillips.

  • Frosty diplomatic relations at the UN

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest detail on the meeting between President Obama and Russian President Putin and the upcoming meeting with Raul Castro.

  • Is Putin trying to reset his global image?

    Hannah Thoburn, adjunct fellow at Hudson Institute, says Russian President, Vladimir Putin is using his UN summit speech as a ploy to get back into the international good graces.

  • Russia ‘holds all the cards’ on Syria

    As Russia’s new coalition with the likes of Iraq and Iran; the nation will go ahead as planned with Syria, says Hannah Thoburn, adjunct fellow at Hudson Institute.

  • Russia using Syria as Ukraine distraction: Analyst

    Daragh McDowell, senior Russia analyst at Verisk Maplecroft, says Russia’s involvement in Syria is a strategic move to try divert attention from Ukraine.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses attendees during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. Headquarters in New York, September 28, 2015.

    "We believe that any attempts to play games with terrorists, let alone to arm them, are not just short-sighted, but hazardous," Putin tells the U.N.

  • Putin: Need broader international anti-terrorist coalition

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling on many countries to unite in fighting ISIS, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • President Barack Obama listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a meeting in 2012.

    Both are expected to speak of Syria and the need for a political transition, NBC News reports.

  • World leaders gather at UN

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on world leaders meeting at the United Nation's General Assembly on Monday, including Cuba's Raul Castro.

  • UN Summit: All about leadership

    Key political leaders will need to work together at the United Nations summit, to get concrete action underway. Xenia Wickett, U.S. project director at Chatham House, discusses.