Vladimir Putin

The Hollywood action hero toured the Olenivka prison ruins and repeated Russian propaganda.
“They’ll understand then,” Ukraine's leader told The Washington Post, arguing that all Russians should face consequences for Vladimir Putin's war.
The "Daily Show" host calls out Russia's latest strong-arm tactics.
WNBA star Brittney Griner has been sentenced to 9 years in prison in a Russian court for drug smuggling.
Alina Maratovna Kabaeva, an Olympic medalist and former State Duma member, has a "close relationship to Putin," the U.S. Treasury Department said.
"There are lots of rumors about President Putin's health," Burns told the Aspen Security Forum.
"Europe needs to be ready,” said Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, warning that Russian President Vladimir Putin is weaponizing gas exports.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said the West opposes an “independent and strong” Russia.
This is only his second trip abroad since Russian tanks rolled into neighboring Ukraine in February.
The move appears to be part of Putin’s political influence strategy, which has also involved introduction of the Russian ruble in occupied territory.