Kremlin denies Bibi-Putin meeting was over aerial incident

Russia rejects Israeli media reports, according to which Netanyahu met Putin after Russian jet fired on Israeli aircraft.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2016, 1:46 PM

Netanyahu-Putin meeting called after aerial incident over Syria

Meeting between Netanyahu and Putin took place after Russian jet was scrambled to intercept an Israeli aircraft over Syria.Ben Ariel, 4/22/2016, 12:09 AM

Netanyahu: Putin meeting secured IDF operational freedom

PM hails achievements for Israeli security made in Moscow meeting, reveals details including coordination of two armies on war front.Nitsan Keidar, 4/21/2016, 7:49 PM

Netanyahu to Putin: Golan Heights are our red line

In Moscow visit PM vows to block weapons to Hezbollah, and stop a 'return to days when they fired on our children from the Golan Heights.'Hezki Baruch, 4/21/2016, 4:58 PM

Netanyahu, Putin to meet over Iran, Syria issues

Meeting follows Iran receiving first parts of S-300 missile system.Tova Dvorin, 4/20/2016, 8:36 PM

Chief rabbi of Russia: Stamp out hate speech against Jews

Rabbi Berel Lazar hits back following dissemination of anti-Semitic conspiracy theory by politician from Vladimir Putin's ruling party.JTA, 4/19/2016, 5:08 PM

Putin tells Abbas he backs Israel-PA peace efforts

Russian President meets PA chairman in Moscow, backs efforts aimed at facilitating the Middle East peace process.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2016, 5:12 AM

Soleimani defies sanctions again, visits Putin

3rd time's the charm: Iranian terror chief takes another trip to Moscow after nuclear deal, discusses Syrian war.Ari Yashar, 4/15/2016, 1:23 PM

Russia, US agree to dethrone Assad, send him into exile

Reports indicate the US and Russia have secret agreement to ease Assad from power and send him into exile.David Rosenberg, 3/31/2016, 1:36 PM

Putin withdrawing from Syria? Au contraire

Reuters analysis reveals Russia is shipping even more equipment to Syria after Putin announced withdrawal of 'main force.'Ari Yashar, 3/30/2016, 2:09 PM

United States and Russia to push Syrian political transition

Kerry says he and Putin agreed to push Syrian regime and rebels to accelerate talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2016, 4:45 AM

Did Kerry bring money to bribe Putin?

What's in your briefcase? Putin ribs Kerry ahead of Syria peace talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2016, 9:10 PM

The real reason Russia is leaving Syria

There is a consistent pattern in Russia's behavior; one just has to look for it.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/17/2016, 11:55 PM

'We felt Putin is loyal to Israel's security'

Rivlin meets Russian PM about expanding ties, as his director reveals details of meeting with Putin the day before.Hezki Baruch, 3/17/2016, 7:26 PM

Russia to complete Syria withdrawal within days

Russia's recently announced withdrawal from Syria will be completed in 2-3 days. Russia will retain air and naval bases.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 12:36 PM

Israel presents red lines to Russia on Golan, Iran

President Rivlin met with Putin on Wednesday, outlining Israel's concerns as Russia prepares to remove its forces from Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 8:45 AM

Rivlin, Putin discuss common fight against extreme Islam

Russian President Vladimir Putin hosts Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. Rivlin: 'We also know how to deal with terror, fundamentalism.'Hezki Baruch, 3/16/2016, 4:53 PM

Kerry to visit Putin as Syria peace hopes run high

West cautiously applauds Russian pullout as negotiations advance. Kerry to stop in Moscow to 'take advantage of this moment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 10:54 PM

Obama, Putin discuss Russia's 'partial withdrawal' from Syria

US President Barack Obama, Russian President Vladimir Putin try to figure out how to end five-year-old Syrian civil war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 7:49 AM

Putin orders withdrawal of Russian forces from Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin orders Defense Ministry to begin withdrawing troops from Syria. No explanation has been given.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 8:05 PM

Russia freezes Iran missile sale following Israeli pressure

Following protests by Israel, Russia freezes controversial sale of heavy anti-air missiles to Iran.David Rosenberg, 3/6/2016, 7:46 AM

Death toll plummets in Syria following ceasefire

83% drop in casualties as ceasefire sponsored by US and Russia takes effect. NATO allies concerned by buildup of Russian forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/29/2016, 3:42 PM

Obama and Putin discuss Syria ceasefire

White House announces presidential phone call ahead of ceasefire 'moment of opportunity,' admits it will be 'difficult to implement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2016, 10:57 PM

Syrian ceasefire explodes amid growing global conflict

Obama asks for Putin to end strikes on opposition forces, Turkey renews its cross-border shelling, as hopes for ceasefire by weekend dim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2016, 7:47 PM

Tatarstan Jewish leader: Jews won't take up Putin's offer

After Putin proposed the Jews of Europe take refuge in Russia, head of the Jewish Autonomy of Tatarstan expresses doubts.Gil Ronen, 2/12/2016, 2:15 AM

Russian engineers working with ISIS in Syria to produce gas

While Russia says it is fighting terror group, new evidence shows it is cutting economic deals amid the bloodshed in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 3:15 PM

Russia 'safer for Jews than parts of Western Europe'

'Refuge' offer to Jews may not have been serious, but Putin's record on anti-Semitism puts European critics to shame.Yoni Kempinski, 1/26/2016, 5:59 PM

US official publicly accuses Putin of corruption

Adam Szubin of US Treasury Dept. asserts Russian president takes 'state assets' for personal use and US has known it for 'many, many years.'Cynthia Blank, 1/25/2016, 9:56 PM

Russia denies it asked Assad to step down

Spokesman for the Kremlin denies reports that Putin sent a senior intelligence official to Damascus to ask Assad to step down.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/22/2016, 10:56 PM

Putin offers European Jews refuge in Russia

Europe's beleaguered Jews 'should come to us,' Russian leader tells European Jewish Congress in the Kremlin.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2016, 2:23 PM

Jewish Congress urges Putin's cooperation against terror

Stressing the need for united effort, EJC President tells Russian leader that terror has spread from targeting Jews to 'us all.'Cynthia Blank, 1/19/2016, 10:52 PM

Will Japan and Russia finally sign WW2 peace treaty?

70 years since the end of the Second World War, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe approaches Putin to end 'abnormal' ongoing dispute.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2016, 12:10 PM

Putin sends New Year's greetings to Netanyahu

Russian president tells Israeli PM continued 'positive dynamics' will help 'enhance entire range of bilateral ties' for both peoples.Cynthia Blank, 12/31/2015, 1:58 PM

Netanyahu and Putin agree to continue Syria coordination

Prime Minister Netanyahu speaks to Russian President three days after elimination of Samir Kuntar.Ben Ariel, 12/23/2015, 3:12 AM

Trump on Putin: He's strong and powerful

Republican frontrunner returns the favor after Russian president lavishes praise on him.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2015, 5:40 AM

Putin says works 'easily' with both US, Damascus on Syria crisis

Russian President claims unwavering support for Assad helps negotiating with all sides on issue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2015, 6:09 PM

Putin praises 'talented' Trump

Russian president lavishes praised on Republican frontrunner, welcomes his statements on Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2015, 4:42 AM

Putin vows never to reconcile with 'Islamized' Turkey

In angry speech Russian president hints Ankara downed Moscow's jet in a deal with the US, says Erdogan overseeing a 'creeping Islamization.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2015, 3:20 PM

Putin-Erdogan 'peace talks' collapse

Scheduled summit to head off Russia-Turkey crisis canceled in advance, nipping chances of rapprochement in the bud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2015, 4:01 PM

The war between the coalitions

Two coalitions are battling for control of the Middle East. America belongs to neither of them.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 12/11/2015, 5:32 AM

Putin initiates law against anti-Semitic Biblical commentary

Russian president continues to surprise with his strong stance against anti-Semitism.Hillel Fendel, 12/10/2015, 4:45 AM

Russia finds black box of jet downed by Turkey

Putin orders to open black box of fighter jet shot down by Turkey with foreign experts, to clear up case that has sundered bilateral ties.Ari Yashar, 12/9/2015, 9:49 AM

Putin has checkmated himself into a lose-lose Syrian debacle

There is no way Putin can come out a winner in the situation he has created for himself. Mark Langfan, 12/7/2015, 10:25 PM

Russia starts sending S-300 system to Iran

Putin's aide tells media delivery of advanced air defense system is 'starting,' raising concerns Iran's nuclear program will be untouchable.Ari Yashar, 12/3/2015, 7:35 PM

Turkey accuses Russia of profiting from ISIS oil

War of words between Ankara and Moscow heats up, as President Vladimir Putin vows to make Turkey regret shooting down Russian jet.Max Delany, 12/3/2015, 3:11 PM

Watch: Netanyahu, Putin meet in Paris

Israeli and Russian premiers reiterate importance of military cooperation in light of Russia-Turkey crisis over Syria.Tova Dvorin, 11/30/2015, 7:16 PM

Putin snubs Erdogan meet at Paris conference

After Erdogan calls for talks at sidelines of climate conference to soothe tensions, Russian President shoots down the idea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2015, 1:19 PM

Big winner in Russia-Turkey crisis? Israel

According to Prof. Ze'ev Hanin, Russian sanctions against Turkey signal start of cold war - but could also spell economic reward for Israel.Benny Tucker, 11/29/2015, 8:32 AM

Upping the ante: Putin sanctions Turkey

In further escalation following downing of plane, Russia launches economic sanction package, banning organizations, imports, and workers.Ari Yashar, 11/28/2015, 8:10 PM

Erdoğan to Putin: Don’t play with fire

Turkey's Erdoğan wants a meeting with Putin, but Putin refuses to meet before he apologizes for downing a Russian warplane on Tuesday.Mark Langfan, 11/28/2015, 6:23 PM

Learn a lesson from Russia

Vladimir Putin gets it. So does Netanyahu. Forget the rest of the world's leaders. David Friedman, 11/28/2015, 6:13 PM

'Assad won when Russia's plane went down'

Experts agree Assad received a boon in the Turkey-Russia spat, as Putin went from being Erdogan's friend to his enemy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2015, 12:45 PM

Putin: Americans knew flight path of plane downed by Turkey

Russian President claims Russia had given prior information to the United States of the flight path of the plane downed by Turkey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2015, 3:15 AM

Erdogan: Putin snubbed my phone call

Turkish president says his state would have acted differently if it knew jet it downed was Russian; Russian envoy summoned over protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2015, 9:10 PM

Erdogan defends shooting down Russian plane as tensions escalate

'We are just defending our security and the rights of our brothers,' Anakara insists - as Moscow calls incident 'a stab in the back.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2015, 11:31 AM

Putin warns Turkey of 'serious consequences' for downing jet

Calling downing of plane a 'stab in the back' by 'accomplices of terrorists,' Putin threatens Turkey, saying plane was in Syrian airspace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2015, 4:04 PM

Iran and Russia vow to oppose attempts to dump Assad

Russia and Iran will jointly oppose "external attempts" at regime change in Syria, says the Kremlin after Putin meeting with Khamenei.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2015, 6:42 AM