Kremlin accuses Washington of pushing for Russia’s Olympics exclusion

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin (front) and Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov attend a session of the Council of Heads of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in Sochi, October 11, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Russia has accused the United States of exerting pressure on Olympics officials to exclude the country from the international sporting event. “State […]

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Kremlin accuses opposition of provoking violence

Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, attends a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, on March 27, 2017. (Photo by AP) Russia has denounced as a “provocation” the recent anti-corruption protests organized by opposition leader Alexei Navalny in the country’s capital, Moscow, and several other […]

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Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin ready to meet Donald Trump although it takes months

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov attend the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) leaders summit in Astana on October 16, 2015. (Photos by AFP) The Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin is “ready” to meet US President Donald Trump but the preparations for such a meeting will take some time. […]

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Russia denies possessing ‘compromising’ information on Donald Trump

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov (photo by Reuters) Russia has dismissed allegations that it has collected “compromising” information on US President-elect Donald Trump, describing them as “utter nonsense.” Top US intelligence agencies last week briefed Trump and outgoing President Barack Obama about unverified claims that Russia was in possession of “deeply compromising personal and financial information” […]

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Russia tired of baseless US hacking allegations: Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) and his spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, address a press conference in Minsk, Belarus. (AP file photo) Russia says it is “tired” of “baseless allegations” by Washington that Moscow meddled in the 2016 US presidential election. American officials, including outgoing President Barack Obama, have accused the Kremlin of carrying out cyberattacks against US political […]

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