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Putin Threatens as US Continues East Europe Arms Buildup

Cold War heats up as Russia expands nuclear arsenal while US considers sending most advanced fighter jet to east Europe.Ari Yashar, 6/17/2015, 9:16 AM

Ukraine Fears Imminent 'Full-Scale' Russian Invasion

Renewed fighting in Ukraine causes international alarm; Ukraine, observers say Russia moved tanks and broke ceasefire.Tova Dvorin, 6/5/2015, 9:54 AM

Cameron and Putin Agree to Start Talks on Syria Crisis

British Prime Minister and Russian President agree "that Syria talks should resume".Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2015, 6:07 AM

Shades of the Cold War as Kerry Seeks Detente with Russia

US Sec. of State set to meet Russian Pres. Vladimir Putin; missile sale to Iran, Ukraine and Syria among the topics on their agenda.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2015, 5:09 PM

Russian Plans to Supply S-300s to Iran - What Does it Portend?

What is really behind Putin's idea to transfer missiles that are not even the most advanced to Iran. Alexander Boot, 4/27/2015, 12:46 PM

Better Putin Than Hillary

Putin's actions pale before Hillary's hushed-up scandals. Jack Engelhard, 4/26/2015, 7:21 AM

Putin Angers Turkey by Referring to Armenian 'Genocide'

Turkey condemns Russian president after he uses the word "genocide" during commemorations of mass killings of Armenians.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/24/2015, 10:03 PM

Putin Attends 100 Anniv. of Armenian Genocide, Obama Doesn't

Despite pre-election promise to recognize genocide, Obama notably absent at anniversary after terming killings 'terrible carnage.'Ari Yashar, 4/24/2015, 12:46 PM

Why was Obama Indifferent to Russia’s S-300 Sale to Iran?

What is the logic behind Moscow’s strategic move, which severely hinders Israel's ability to strike Tehran's nuclear program?Tovia Singer and Rod Bryant, 4/23/2015, 7:54 PM

Putin Warns Israel: Do Not Send Arms to Ukraine

Moscow threatens that sending arms to Kiev in retaliation for S-300 missile agreement with Iran will raise the death toll.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2015, 10:03 PM

Obama 'Surprised' Russia Waited So Long with S-300 to Iran

President Obama says he is “surprised” that Russia had waited as long as it did to seal a deal to sell missile defense systems to Iran.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/17/2015, 9:16 PM

Putin Cites Progress in Iran Talks as Reason for S-300 Decision

Russian Presidents explains his decision to lift a ban on the delivery of S-300 missile defense systems to Tehran.Ben Ariel, 4/17/2015, 12:15 AM

Netanyahu Warns Putin Directly Against Sale of S-300 to Iran

PM calls Putin, tells him sale of advanced missile system will shake regional security; system could nix strike on nuclear facilities.Ari Yashar, 4/14/2015, 7:26 PM

Israel Denounces Moscow's Decision to Lift Iran Missile Ban

Decision to lift ban on providing S-300 missiles to Iran proves the deal will be 'exploited,' Yuval Steinitz fires.Tova Dvorin, 4/13/2015, 7:19 PM

Abbas To Sign Accords With Putin in Moscow

Peace talks, economic investment and trade to highlight meeting between Abbas and Russian president in the Kremlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2015, 10:55 PM

Putin: Russia Ready to Help 'Palestine' Become Reality

In address to Arab League on Saturday, Russian President Vladimir Putin stressed his country's plan to help Palestinians achieve statehood.Cynthia Blank, 3/29/2015, 8:37 AM

Putin Surfaces after 11 Days, 'in Excellent Form'

Asked about rumors of ill health, Russian strongman said: 'things would be boring without gossip.'Gil Ronen, 3/16/2015, 2:19 PM

Has Putin Fallen Ill, or Fallen to a Coup?

Putin's spokesperson denies speculations after Russian premier cancels numerous meetings, trips, as old photos used to cover up absence.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2015, 12:31 PM

Putin: Attempts to Rewrite Holocaust History 'Unacceptable'

Russia's Vladimir Putin decries 'immoral' attempts to 'hush up' Nazi crimes at Moscow Auschwitz liberation commemorations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2015, 5:59 PM

Putin Won't Go to Auschwitz for 70th Anniversary of Liberation

Event commemorating 70 years since the Red Army liberated the death camp to conspicuously lack Putin, who allegedly wasn't invited.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2015, 1:22 PM

Worldwide Condemnation of Charlie Hebdo Attack

Governments and free press groups alike condemn 'sickening' attack on satirical newspaper, call to combat terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2015, 6:30 PM

Czech Jewish Community Opposes Putin Invite to Holocaust Event

Federation of Jewish Communities in the Czech Republic object to Putin attending Auschwitz liberation event over Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2014, 8:06 PM

Putin: Economic Crisis Will Conclude Within Two Years

At his annual end-of year conference, Russian President Vladimir Putin insists ruble will stabilize; blames 'outside factors' for crisis.Cynthia Blank, 12/18/2014, 1:45 PM

Putin Calls Crimea Russia's 'Temple Mount'

While slamming western sanctions, Putin says annexed Crimea is sacred to Russians 'as Temple Mount is to Muslims and Jews.'Ari Yashar, 12/5/2014, 8:36 AM

Ukrainian Jews Say Anti-Semitism Being Overhyped by Moscow

Ukrainian Jewish leaders claim anti-Semitism is much worse in France and even UK, suggest Russia playing it up as a political ploy.Tova Dvorin, 11/12/2014, 8:08 PM

Obama, Putin & Rouhani Can Do a Deal On Destroying ISIL

Two Security Council Resolutions condemning some activities of ISIL – 2170 and 2178 - have already received American and Russian backing, but they have been inadequate. Another is needed. David Singer, 9/30/2014, 12:37 PM

Analysts Warn ISIS Terrorists May Attack Russia

Hundreds of Chechen jihadists in ISIS have directly threatened Putin, leaving Russia president with 'chronic nightmare' of returning terror.Ari Yashar, 9/17/2014, 9:45 AM

Islamic State Terrorists in Russian Jets: 'Putin, You're Next'

Islamists declare their intent to use captured planes to attack Assad, Moscow, warn: 'prepare yourself for what's coming'.Ari Soffer, 9/3/2014, 2:38 PM

Putin: 'I support the struggle of Israel'

Warm meeting between delegation of rabbis, led by Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, and Russian leader.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 7/10/2014, 8:15 PM

Putin Urges End to Confrontation in Netanyahu Call

The call took place at the initiative of the Israeli side, Putin's office said.AFP, 7/10/2014, 6:25 PM

Russian Jets Poised to Fight ISIS in Iraq

Vladimir Putin delivers first five of 12 promised Sukhoi Su-25 fighter jets and pilots to Iraqi government.Arutz Sheva, 7/1/2014, 1:14 PM

Deputy Minister Fires at UNHRC's 'Lack of Shame'

Danny Danon issues fierce condemnation of UN 'hypocrisy' after Israel repeatedly condemned over search for kidnapped teens.Tova Dvorin, 6/24/2014, 3:13 PM

B-2 Bombers Deployed to Europe in 'Message to Putin'

Sophisticated warplanes headed for 'short-term deployment' just three hours' flight from Russia.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2014, 11:50 AM

Putin Says Hillary is 'Weak'

Russian leader jokes about women when asked about Clinton's Hitler comparison.Arutz Sheva, 6/5/2014, 6:31 PM

Canada, Russia Trade Barbs Over Ukraine Crisis

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper faces awkward run-in with Putin this week, after denouncing Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis.Dalit Halevi and Tova Dvorin, 6/3/2014, 3:15 PM

Russian Jewry Relieved After Matriculation Exams Postponed

Vladimir Putin personally intervenes after Jewish community leaders turn to government over exams, which were scheduled for Shavuot holiday.Haim Lev, 6/1/2014, 5:49 PM

Moscow Pushing for Peace Before Kiev Vote

Vladimir Putin vows to work with the new Ukrainian government ahead of the Kiev vote. But is it too little, too late?Tova Dvorin, 5/24/2014, 9:45 PM

Controversy as Britain's Prince Charles Compares Putin to Hitler

Britain's future king made comments to Holocaust survivor at Canadian museum; Russian press not amused.AFP, 5/21/2014, 1:54 PM

Referendum Vote Commences in Ukraine

Eastern Ukraine goes to the polls over the possibility of secession. But does it even matter?Tova Dvorin, 5/11/2014, 7:00 PM

Despite Offer, Pro-Russian Militants Push Ahead with Referendum

'Civil war has already begun,' a separatist leader explained. 'We just voice what the people want.'Tova Dvorin, 5/9/2014, 12:22 PM

Putin Makes it Illegal to Deny Nazi War Crimes

Russian President signs legislation introducing harsh punishments for justification or denial of Nazi war crimes.Elad Benari, 5/6/2014, 5:16 AM

Pro-Russian Militias Attack Jewish-Owned Bank

Pro-Russian militants attack bank owned by Jewish-Ukrainian oligarch; follows shooting of Jewish mayor of Kharkiv.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 4:17 PM

Obama Slaps Putin's Pals with Sanctions

U.S. president confirms sanctions will be placed on Russia Monday. They will target billionaires who are close to Russian leader.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/28/2014, 2:45 PM

Ehud Barak Compliments Putin on Mideast Policy

Former prime minister Says Russia 'dealt in an extremely disciplined and responsible way' with Syria and Iran crises.Gil Ronen, 4/28/2014, 8:29 AM

Neo-Nazism Raging in Ukraine?

Amidst reports that pamphlets calling for Jews to 'register' are a hoax, Ukrainian PM vows to 'bring perpetrators to justice.'Uzi Baruch, 4/20/2014, 7:09 AM

Ukraine 'On the Brink of Civil War'?

Armored Ukrainian vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian protestors, raising concerns of an all-out war over regional tensions.Tova Dvorin, 4/16/2014, 7:20 PM

Obama Promises to Increase Russia's Isolation

"If Russia continues its current course, the isolation will deepen," says U.S. President as Russia remains unfazed by sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2014, 4:12 AM

Ukraine Withdraws Military From Crimea

Interim president orders withdrawal after Russia annexes and conquers nearly all bases in peninsula; concerns of continued aggression.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2014, 1:30 PM

US Senator McCain Compares Putin's Actions to Adolf Hitler's

John McCain calls Crimea 'captive nation,' accuses Russian president of lying about further takeovers.Tova Dvorin , 3/23/2014, 4:48 PM

Putin Sanctions U.S. Senators After Obama Sanctions Russians

Putin bars 9 American officials from entering Russia, including House Speaker Boehner and Sen. McCain.Elad Benari, 3/21/2014, 4:42 AM

Ukraine Steps Up Defense After Russia Moves to Annex Crimea

Kiev digs trenches, allots billions to defense fund, recruits volunteers as Russia moves to annex Crimea.Tova Dvorin, 3/18/2014, 12:16 PM

Putin Drafts Bill For Annexing Crimea

Russian president thumbs his nose at EU, US sanctions; bill still needs constitutional, parliamentary approval to annex.Tova Dvorin, 3/18/2014, 10:21 AM

Report: Putin to Sanction Top U.S. Senators

Russian President is reportedly planning to sanction American lawmakers in retaliation for similar U.S. sanctions on Russians.Elad Benari, 3/18/2014, 4:14 AM

Obama to Putin: We Won't Recognize Crimea Referendum

Obama warns Putin that the results of the referendum in Crimea will never be recognized, hints at possible sanctions.Elad Benari, 3/17/2014, 4:14 AM

Ukraine Has a Useless Piece of Paper

Israel cannot trust written agreements. Recent events show they are not worth the paper on which they are written. Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 3/10/2014, 6:30 AM

Palin Urges Tougher Approach Towards Putin

"The only thing that stops a bad guy with a nuke is a good guy with a nuke," says former Republican vice presidential candidate.Elad Benari, 3/9/2014, 5:46 AM

Clinton Compares Putin to Hitler, Then Denies She Did

Hillary Clinton says Russia's deployment of troops into Crimea recalls similar moves by Hitler.Elad Benari, 3/6/2014, 6:31 AM