Vladimir Putin

The first lady recounted horror stories she heard from Ukrainians during her trip to the war-torn nation.
The president said Russia's sloppy, vicious invasion of Ukraine hasn't achieved its goals, but he worries Putin does not know how to end it.
Putin falsely portrayed the fighting as a battle against Nazism, thereby linking the war to what many Russians regard as their finest hour: the triumph over Nazi Germany.
As Russia marks WWII victory, the Russian president cast Moscow’s military action in Ukraine as a forced response to Western policies.
The former National Security Council analyst predicted how the invasion would have played out had Donald Trump succeeded in overturning the 2020 election.
A consortium fronted by Todd Boehly will pay $3.1 billion to end Roman Abramovich’s ownership.
President Vladimir Putin wants to present the Russian people with a battlefield triumph — or announce an escalation — in time for Victory Day on Monday.
Alexander Lukashenko claims Moscow had to invade because Kyiv was “provoking Russia,” but admitted he feels "like this operation has dragged on.”
The Pontiff said the Vatican is "still pushing" for the meeting "even if I fear that Putin cannot and does not want to have this meeting at this moment.”
People fleeing besieged Mariupol described weeks of bombardments and deprivation as they arrived in Ukrainian-held territory.