Russian cathedral project suspended after protests
President Vladimir Putin has called for compromise after an outcry over plans to build a cathedral in a park in Russia's fourth-largest city. Locals have protested, saying the building would take away rare green space.
Kim Jong Un says US acted 'in bad faith' at Vietnam talks
Russia's Vladimir Putin said he was ready to brief the US on his talks with Kim Jong Un in Russia. Before leaving Vladivostok, Kim accused the US of acting "in bad faith" at the failed Vietnam summit with Donald Trump.
N.Korea's Kim says will talk to Putin about nuclear standoff
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday expressed his hope for the good outcome of a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin later this week.
Kim Jong Un arrives in Russia for Putin summit
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has travelled to Russia ahead of his talks with President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok. Amid stalled nuclear talks with the US, Kim is expected to seek diplomatic assistance from the Kremlin.
Russia's Putin shows off judo skills
Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is a judo black belt holder, took part in a training session of the country's national judo team in Sochi on Thursday.
Vladimir Putin to meet with troubled Serb counterpart
Ecstatic crowds are expected to greet Vladimir Putin as he enters the Church of St. Sava in Belgrade alongside Aleksandar Vucic. For over a month, thousands have turned out for weekly protests against Serbia's president.
Putin, Abe meet in Vladivostok
Yorizumi Watanabe, professor at Keio University, discusses the meeting between Shinzo Abe and Vladimir Putin and what could come out of the meeting.
Russia: Thousands protest against changing pension age
Thousands of protesters have rallied in several Russian cities against government plans to raise the country's pension age. Despite recent pledges by President Vladimir Putin to soften the unpopular measures, many Russians are still angry.
Putin has not yet ordered retaliatory sanctions against United States - Kremlin
President Vladimir Putin has not yet ordered retaliatory sanctions against the United States because Washington has not yet introduced new restrictions on Moscow and it is unclear what those curbs will be, the Kremlin said on Monday.