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'Faster than Mach 20, twenty times the speed of sound,' says Russian President Vladimir Putin. 'I don't think other countries will develop such a weapon in the coming years ... we already have it.'
Dodon, a figurehead leader who backs closer ties with Russia, repeatedly refused at the end of December to appoint 5 ministers and two deputy ministers put forward by his pro-EU Prime Minister Pavel Filip
His spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters later that the Russian leader was referring to all those "who harbor plans to carry out acts of terror in our country."
US President Donald Trump remains at loggerheads with fellow leaders over climate change as the most fractious and violent G20 summit to date drew to a close ahead of fresh mass protests
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has apologized to Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over Ankara s downing of a Russian military jet last year that shattered ties the Kremlin said Monday June 27
Accompanied by Patriarch Kirill the head of the Russian Orthodox Church Putin visits he Russian monastery of St Panteleimon on the west coast of the Halkidiki peninsula
Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with oil companies to address falling oil prices
The leaders also hope the withdrawal of heavy weapons will occupy a central place on the agenda
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin agree for an international investigation into the downing of a Malaysian plane over Ukraine and for rapid access to the crash site
We will treat [Ukraine s] choice with respect said Russian President Vladimir Putin