Putin

Some articles on putin:

Slovenia Summit 2001
... Bush and the Russian President Vladimir Putin ... Before Bush and Putin met privately, each met with Prime Minister Janez Drnovšek and President Milan Kučan ... The Slovenes' talks with Putin focused on the situation in South Eastern Europe, particularly in Macedonia ...
Masha Gessen - Career
... The Man Without a Face The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin is a political biography of Vladimir Putin, whom she describes as a dictator ... Society event featuring President Putin, claiming that it had become a mouthpiece of Putin's government ... her appointment was announced and a few days after Gessen met with Russian President Vladimir Putin, more than 40 members of Radio Liberty's staff were fired ...
Late-2000s Recession In Europe - Rest of Europe - Russia
... economy grew at a steady pace, which most experts attributed to Putin's policies, a sharp rouble devaluation of 1998, Boris Yeltsin-era structural reforms, rising oil ... After Vladimir Putin's first term as president (during most of which Mikhail Kasyanov held prime-ministership), some analysts described Russia's short-term economic growth as impressive and maintained that Putin was "a ... economic crisis, the stock market crash having been precipitated by Vladimir Putin's verbal attack on Mechel in July that year and Russian peacekeepers' aid to ...
Sergey Yastrzhembsky
... Worked as President Vladimir Putin’s chief spokesperson on the conflict in Chechnya for 14 months before winning promotion in March 2001 to head the Kremlin’s Information Policy Department, co-ordinating all ... In 2004, Putin made him presidential special envoy to the EU in Brussels, where he earned a reputation for maladroit statements ... said would become defunct when he left the post after Putin stepped down ...
Masha Gessen - Her Articles
... "Vladimir Putin The Grey Cardinal of Russia", Vanity Fair, October 2008 ... "The Wrath of Putin" re Russian prime minister's relationship with Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Vanity Fair, April 2012 ... "A Call from the Kremlin" re face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, The New York Times, September 2012 ...