Vladimir Putin

Russian flights set to be launched to Egyptian resorts 7-14 days after air service resumption: TASS

Fri, 23 Apr 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on resuming all flights between the two countries' airports including to the resorts of Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada.

Putin praises Cairo Declaration on Libya in phone call with Sisi

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 07:32 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi discussed the latest updates of the Libyan crisis with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in a phone call, Monday.

Putin appoints new ambassador to Egypt

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 04:27 GMT

Georgy Borisenko, the director of the North America Department at the Russian Foreign Ministry, became the new ambassador to Cairo.

Libya's Haftar thanks Putin for peace efforts

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 03:35 GMT

Commander of Libya National Army General Khalifa Haftar has thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for his efforts to end fighting in the war-torn country

Putin to take part in Libya peace conference in Berlin – Kremlin

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 03:17 GMT

Russia's President Vladimir Putin will be participating in the conference on a peaceful settlement in Libya, to take place in Germany's capital, Berlin, on Sunday

Sisi, Putin urge reaching political settlement to Libyan crisis

Fri, 10 Jan 2020 - 03:53 GMT

The Egyptian president on Friday spoke by phone with his Russian counterpart about the recent developments in Libya, and emphasized the need to curb illegal foreign interference in the Libyan affairs, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement.

Sisi thanks Russian counterpart for Africa-Russian summit

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 05:46 GMT

Sisi expressed his appreciation to the exerted effort by the Russian side for organizing the summit

Putin says he is ready to play role in resolving Ethiopian dam dispute

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 12:29 GMT

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he is ready to play a role in resolving the dam dispute between Egypt and Ethiopia.

Sisi hails Russia-Africa cooperation on 2nd day of forum

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 09:00 GMT

Sisi said that Russia has supported the liberation movements across Africa financially, logistically and morally.

Sisi attends dinner hosted by Putin on Russia-Africa Forum sidelines

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 07:56 GMT

The dinner was held in honor of the African presidents participating in the forum, which is the first of its kind.

Russia allocates $190M to infrastructure of Dabaa nuclear plant

Wed, 23 Oct 2019 - 01:26 GMT

Putin said that Egypt and Russia cooperate in fighting terrorism.

Sochi to host first Russia-Africa summit on October 24

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 10:09 GMT

The Russian city of Sochi will host the first Russia-Africa Summit on October 24 in the presence of President Abdel Fatah El Sisi.

Putin signs decree suspending INF nuclear pact - Kremlin

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 02:22 GMT

President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree suspending Russia's participation in the Cold War-era Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty with the United States

Giant Trump, Putin caricatures to parade at Nice Carnival

Wed, 06 Feb 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Caricatures Putin and Trump will join Charlie Chaplin and Harvey Weinstein when the Nice Carnival lights up the Cote d’Azur this month.

Russia widens ban on Ukrainian imports in tit-for-tat sanctions row

Sat, 29 Dec 2018 - 01:23 GMT

Russia expanded a ban on imported goods from Ukraine on Saturday, saying it would halt some $500 million worth of annual imports of mainly industrial products.

'Thousands' of EU diplomatic cables hacked: report

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 10:02 GMT

Hackers apparently connected to China accessed thousands of sensitive EU diplomatic cables, the New York Times reported Wednesday.

Japan PM Abe's search for Russia peace pact: best chance, last chance?

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 08:42 GMT

As Prime Minister Shinzo Abe enters a seventh year in office, he is chasing the holy grail of Japanese diplomacy.

Putin threatens to develop nuclear missiles banned by US-Russia treaty

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 11:30 GMT

A defiant Vladimir Putin on Wednesday threatened to develop nuclear missiles banned under a treaty with the United States.

Putin, Trump due to meet at G20 on Dec. 1

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 12:51 GMT

Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump are scheduled to meet for talks at 1430 GMT on Dec. 1 on the sidelines of the G20 in Argentina

Putin defends 'lawful' seizure of Ukrainian ships

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 12:00 GMT

President Vladimir Putin insisted Wednesday that Russian forces were in the right to seize three Ukrainian ships last weekend.