Macron, Putin call for restraint following U.S. killing of Iranian commander

PARIS, Jan. 3 (Xinhua) -- French President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Friday called on all parties to exercise restraint to avoid any new escalation after the killi


Putin, Macron voice concern over U.S. killing of Iranian commander

MOSCOW, Jan. 3 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron expressed concern on Friday about the killing of Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani in a U.S


Putin holds phone call with Ukrainian president

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the invitation of the Ukrainian side, the Kremlin said in a statement Tuesday. The parties stressed t


Putin and Zelenskiy agree to work on new prisoner swap

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskiy have agreed to begin work immediately on a new prisoner swap, Ukraine’s presidential


Putin voices unity for nation in New Year message

MOSCOW, Dec. 31 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered a New Year speech on Tuesday, noting the importance of unity for the country. "We live in a turbulent, dynamic, contradictory ti

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