Vladimir Putin is sure the US President and other leaders "will do everything possible not to let Afghan civilians suffer" from the anti-terrorist operation. "I have no doubt of this", the Russian President said opening the traditional Monday meeting with the governmental members in the Kremlin. According to the president, the start of the military operation in Afghanistan was not unexpected and the terrorists themselves reckoned upon such development of the events. The terrorists as usually expected to manoeuvre between different centres of power but they were mistaken this time, the Russian president noted. According to him, "their impudence let them down". After the September 11 terrorist attacks on the USA all the countries facing terrorism united, Putin said.
A US-based TV channel named curious details about the trials of the new Russian missile, such as, for example, the failed launch in October 2017
During the recent Helsinki summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin offered to hold a referendum in the Donbass. Trump asked not to voice this idea at the press conference
The International Olympic Committee is ready to take Russia back, the head of the organization Thomas Bach said