President Trump, Ignoring National Security Advice, Congratulates Russian President Putin on Election Victory

President Trump, contrary to advice given to him by his national security advisers, called Russian President Vladimir Putin and congratulated him on his election victory today. Putin won reelection Sunday, ensuring he will remain Russia’s president for the …

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Vladimir Putin Wins Fourth Consecutive Term as Russian President, in Foregone Conclusion

Russian President Vladimir Putin won reelection yesterday, remaining Russia’s president for at least another six years. The Russian leader has been the head of the country since 1999, serving as either president or prime minister in that time. Putin …

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