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Putin Angers Turkey by Referring to 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 at 100 Anniv. Armenian Genocide, Obama Not

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

Obama's Indifference to Russian 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

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: Progress in Talks Led to 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 Against Iran S-300 Sale

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 Slams Russia's Lifting 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 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: Rewriting 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

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 Jews Oppose 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: Crisis Will Conclude in 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: France, UK Much Worse for Jews

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

Watch: ISIS Terrorists Tell 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 Sent 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 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

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

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 Compares Vladimir Putin, Adolf Hitler

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

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 Crimea Annexation

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: 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 It

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

Former Ambassador: Putin is Taking Obama Seriously

Former Israeli ambassador to Russia tells Arutz Sheva: Believe it or not, but Putin is taking Obama's threats seriously.Elad Benari, 3/6/2014, 3:44 AM

Video: Russians Soldiers Fire As Ukrainians March

Tense standoff as unarmed Ukrainian troops march to talk with Russian soldiers at air base, met by warning shots.Ari Yashar, 3/5/2014, 8:19 AM

Turkey Scrambles Fighter Jets Over Russian Plane

Possible new front opens in Ukraine-Russia standoff, which has escalated with Russian missile tests and shots fired in air.Ari Yashar, 3/5/2014, 1:13 AM

Putin: No Russian Soldiers in Crimea

Heavily armed men who occupied government buildings, surrounded Ukrainian bases are 'local self-defense forces.'Gil Ronen, 3/4/2014, 2:56 PM

Moscow: US 'Blind' to Ukrainian Anti-Semitism

Russian slams US over 'unacceptable' threats about Crimea clashes, cites Kiev opposition's 'rampant Russophobia' and hatred of Jews.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2014, 6:02 PM

Putin Agrees to German Proposal on Ukraine

Russian President agrees to a proposal from German Chancellor Angela Merkel to set up a contact group on Ukraine.Elad Benari, 3/3/2014, 1:13 AM