Vladmir Putin

Putin writes to American people in New York Times op-ed

Russian President Vladimir Putin made a rare effort at communicating with the American people through the New York TImes. In an op-ed, he confronted President Barack Obama's decision-making regarding U.S. intervention in Syria and called for the U.S. to hold back any strikes.

Global Politics

The new Russia ... might look a lot like the old Russia

Vladmir Putin is expected to be confirmed as Russia's Prime Minister today. Putin's nomination was the first official presidential act of newly sworn-in Dmitry Medvedev. The Takeaway asks: What's ahead for Russia? Guest: Edward Lucas is the author of "The New Cold War" and is the Central/Eastern Europe correspondent for The Economist.

Global Politics

The new Russia ... might look a lot like the old Russia

Vladmir Putin is expected to be confirmed as Russia's Prime Minister today. Putin's nomination was the first official presidential act of newly sworn-in Dmitry Medvedev. The Takeaway asks: What's ahead for Russia? Guest: Edward Lucas is the author of "The New Cold War" and is the Central/Eastern Europe correspondent for The Economist.

Putin writes to American people in New York Times op-ed

Russian President Vladimir Putin made a rare effort at communicating with the American people through the New York TImes. In an op-ed, he confronted President Barack Obama's decision-making regarding U.S. intervention in Syria and called for the U.S. to hold back any strikes.