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Putin has lost faith in Trump’s promise to improve US-Russia relations

Russian President Vladimir Putin lamented what he described as a stalled effort to improve relations between the US and Russia under President Donald Trump. Putin blames the political firestorm currently surrounding Trump, fueled in part by the probe of Russia's meddling in the 2016 US election.
Russian President Vladimir Putin

Putin blasted Trump’s trade fights without ever saying his name

Russian President Vladimir Putin attacked US President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs and other trade restrictions during a speech on Friday. Putin also did not say Trump's name once during the talk.

Trump’s troubled Syria policy is getting unexpected help from Putin

If Iran does eventually cede to Putin and Trump's demands and back out of Syria, it will provide the US a strong inflection point on which it can leave the country, having handily defeated ISIS there.
President Donald Trump has repeatedly called the Steele dossier "phony" and "fake."

John McCain addresses conspiracy theories about him and the salacious Trump-Russia dossier: ‘Anyone who doesn’t like it can go to hellR...

Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona dives deep into conspiracy theories regarding the salacious Trump-Russia dossier in his new book, "The Restless Wave," defending his decision to turn over the documents to former FBI Director James Comey.
Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Russia’s ‘practically unlimited’ -range missile looks like an embarrassment after it reportedly lasted for just 2 minutes and 22 mil...

Russia's cruise missile capabilities may have missed the mark, but sources said it succeeded in other projects that the US was incapable of defending.
Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with US First Lady Melania Trump during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany on July 7, 2017.

There’s an outlandish conspiracy theory that Melania Trump is a Russian spy

There's a wild conspiracy theory that first lady Melania Trump is a Russian spy. The only "evidence" internet commenters seem to have is that she speaks six languages and met Russian Vladimir Putin at the G-20 Summit last year.
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the Orthodox Easter service at the Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Moscow, Russia April 8, 2018.

Vladimir Putin celebrated the controversial opening of Russia’s bridge to Crimea by driving a truck over it — without wearing a seat belt

Russian President Vladimir Putin was caught driving a Kamaz truck across a brand new bridge to Crimea without wearing a seat belt, which is against the law in Russia.

Russia appears to have turned its back on Iran’s forces in Syria — and now Israel looks in charge

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Putin in Moscow, and that same night Israeli airstrikes reportedly wiped out the majority of Syrian air defenses in the southern part of the country. Russian owned and operated air defenses in Syria, which include the S-300, did nothing to stop it.

Putin may have given Israeli PM Netanyahu the green light to wipe out Iran in Syria in a massive air war

When it comes to Israel striking Iranians in Syria, a former Israeli deputy defense minister said he didn't think the Russians "actually care too much." Russia operates advanced air defenses and an air force in Syria, but it stood down when Israeli missiles started flying.

Russia showed off its military might at a massive parade through Red Square — here’s what they put on display

Vladimir Putin's military prowess was on full display in Moscow's Red Square on Wednesday. The Russian military showed off its new Su-57 stealth jets, Uran-9 robotic tank, Korsar aerial drones, and thousands upon thousands of uniformed troops.