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World Cup Live: Mohamed Salah Key As Egypt Take On Russia

One of the architects of Russia's World Cup bid thinks the host nation's upcoming clash against Mohamed Salah's Egypt will be their most important of the group stage. Russia are coming off a rousin...

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Vienna under consideration as site for next Trump-Putin meeting: sources

“I think it’s better to have Russia in than to have Russia out, because just like North Korea, just like somebody else, it’s much better if we get along with them than if we don’t,” Donald Trump sa...

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Fifa World Cup 2018: Ronaldo has thrown down the gauntlet to Messi

Aaaannnnd…. Breathe! The most anticipated game in the group stages of the 2018 World Cup certainly lived up to its billing. It had the requisite pre-match drama, as a saga of ‘massage the gigantic ...

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US defence secretary Jim Mattis slams Vladimir Putin for trying to break up NATO, attacking weste...

Washington: US defence secretary Jim Mattis assailed Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday, accusing him of attacking western democracy and trying to break up NATO. Mattis's remarks came just ...

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Trump says possible he will meet Putin this summer

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday it was possible he could meet Russian President Vladimir Putin this summer, and Moscow did not rule out a meeting

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Russia inaugurates FIFA World Cup with ceremony boycotted by Western leaders

Moscow: Russia on Thursday inaugurated Eastern Europe's first FIFA World Cup with a celebratory - albeit awkward - ceremony due to the shortage of Western leaders in attendance. The 81,000-seat Luz...

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Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin ( born 7 October 1952) is the President of Russia, a position he has held since 7 May 2012. He previously served as President from 2000 to 2008, and as Prime Minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000 and again from 2008 to 2012. During that last stint (2008 to 2012) he was also the Chairman of the United Russia political party.