Assad Makes Secretive Surprise Visit to Moscow

Assad makes secretive first foreign visit abroad since war started in 2011; in Moscow, hints of a new diplomatic front are raised.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2015, 1:02 PM

Putin Blasts US as Having 'Mush for Brains'

Russian President slams Washington for refusing to share intelligence with Moscow on Syria conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2015, 7:00 PM

Putin Discusses Syria with Saudi Defense Minister

Russian President meets Saudi Arabia's Defense Minister Prince to discuss the possibility of a political solution in Syria.Ben Ariel, 10/12/2015, 3:13 AM

Putin Rules Out Russian Ground Operations in Syria

Air campaign will continue at full force, but Russia not sending any more ground troops, Vladimir Putin insists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2015, 5:10 PM

Popularity for 'Putin the Shiite' Sky-High in Iraq

Iraqi Shiites are very enthusiastic about Russia's involvement in neighboring Syria; 'Hajji Putin is better than Hussein Obama.'Jean-Marc Mojon, Raji Nasser, 10/8/2015, 12:52 PM

​Putin/Iran Will Rape Sunni Oil Riches as Stalin/Hitler Raped Poland

What is Putin's goal? Mark Langfan, 10/7/2015, 10:40 AM

Hollande Tells Putin: Attack ISIS and Only ISIS

French President tells Russian counterpart his country's airstrikes in Syria should target only the Islamic State.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/2/2015, 11:15 PM

Russia Approves Military Action in Syria

Moscow claims aid to Damascus is 'temporary', claims US-led airstrikes against ISIS violate international law.Tova Dvorin, 9/30/2015, 12:20 PM

Foreign Ministry Fears Anti-Semitism May be on Rise in Russia

Putin regime is good for Jews, says Israeli Foreign Ministry, but worsening political situation could prompt wave of anti-Semitism.Cynthia Blank, 9/29/2015, 3:44 PM

Putin, Obama Meet for First Time in a Year

Russian and US leaders meet for first time in over a year; pledge to work together to avoid clashing in Syria despite opposing sides.Tova Dvorin, 9/29/2015, 12:13 PM

Putin: American Support of Syrian Rebels 'Illegal'

Russian President claims that Syrian rebels supported by the United States end up joining ISIS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/27/2015, 11:17 PM

Russian Arms: to Syria Today, Tomorrow to a "Demilitarized Palestine"

This article's doomsday scenario is only a few hours away from the creation of a Palestinian State. Mark Langfan, 9/27/2015, 6:40 AM

Netanyahu: Israel Must Become a World Power

'No one makes alliances with the weak,' says Prime Minister shortly after meeting Putin.Hezki Baruch, 9/24/2015, 3:39 PM

Russia vs the West in Syria - a One-Way Street

Iran's Mullahs have friends already, and they sit not in Washington, but in Moscow. Alexander Maistrovoy , 9/24/2015, 11:41 AM

Report: Putin Considering Unilateral Airstrikes Against ISIS

Officials say Russian President preparing to launch airstrikes against ISIS from inside Syria if the United States won't cooperate with him.Ben Ariel, 9/24/2015, 5:40 AM

Israel, Russia to Coordinate Military Action in Syria

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin 'agree on mechanism' to keep IDF safe in light of Syrian war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2015, 7:11 PM

Putin Reassures Israel: Russian Army Acting Responsibly in Syria

In high-profile meeting with Israeli PM, military chiefs in Kremlin, Putin notes Syrian regime not capable of opening 2nd front with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2015, 4:18 PM

Netanyahu Meeting Putin to Avoid Clashes with Russians in Syria

Prime Minister, along with Chief of Staff, will make clear Israeli operations to continue despite Russians' growing presence.Gil Ronen, 9/21/2015, 11:07 AM

Russia and America Must Jointly Confront Islamic State

Russia and America now need to solely focus on defeating Islamic State - whilst putting their support for Assad or his overthrow on the backburner. David Singer, 9/18/2015, 5:00 AM

Netanyahu to Visit Putin, Warn Against Syria Deployment

Netanyahu to visit Russia next week and warn that influx of advanced weaponry to Syria - and specifically to Hezbollah - threatens Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2015, 1:24 PM

Vladimir Putin Wishes Russian Jews a 'Shana Tova'

Russian President waxes philosophical about Judaism in New Year greeting, praises Jewish values for 'aspiring to transcendence.'Tova Dvorin, 9/13/2015, 11:32 AM

Putin: Russia Planning to Build Nuclear Plant in Egypt

Russian President says his country will build a nuclear power plant in Egypt, announces greater economic cooperation with Cairo.Ben Ariel, 8/27/2015, 2:13 AM

End of Assad? Erdogan Claims Putin Pulling Support

Putin 'may give up on Assad' according to Turkish president, in a sign that some of the last backers of Assad may leave him out to dry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2015, 10:39 AM

Putin Tries to Reassure Netanyahu on Iran Nuclear Deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin calls Prime Minister Netanyahu to assure him that the Iran deal is the best option.Matt Wanderman, 7/30/2015, 5:58 PM

Putin Calls for Removal of Sanctions on Iran

Russian President Vladimir Putin says the sanctions on Iran should be lifted as soon as possible after a deal is reached with the West.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/10/2015, 8:40 PM

Putin and Rouhani to Meet Next Week

Russian President and Iranian counterpart to meet in Russia's city of Ufa as nuclear talks conclude.Ben Ariel, 7/3/2015, 5:43 AM

Obama and Putin Agree 'Unity' Needed in Iran Talks

In their first conversation in months, Obama and Russian President agree about the need to maintain “unity” in nuclear talks with Iran.Elad Benari, 6/26/2015, 4:12 AM

Putin Willing to 'Push' Ally Assad to Introduce Reforms

Russian President is ready to "push" Syrian counterpart towards introducing reforms, but vows to continue to support his ally.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/20/2015, 1:35 AM

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