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Putin Talks With Palestinian Mahmoud Abbas

Saturday, 8 December 2007, 9:55 pm | Government of Russia

Mr Putin and Mr Abbas had a detailed exchange of views on the results of the international meeting on the Middle East and outlook for the peace process in Annapolis (USA). More >>

Putin & Israeli PM Ehud Olmert Chat On The Phone

Thursday, 6 December 2007, 11:21 pm | Government of Russia

The Israeli Prime Minister warmly congratulated Vladimir Putin on his success in the recent State Duma elections and highly praised United Russia's results in the elections. More >>

Putin Congratulates Thai King On His 80 Birthday

Thursday, 6 December 2007, 9:46 am | Government of Russia

"I have warm memories of our meeting in Bangkok in 2003, a meeting which made a great impression on my wife and I. We greatly value Your Majesty's contribution to strengthening the traditionally friendly relations and multifaceted cooperation between Russia ... More >>

Putin Congratulated On Russian Election Success

Tuesday, 4 December 2007, 8:20 am | Government of Russia

In a telephone conversation with French President Nicholas Sarkozy, who congratulated Mr Putin on the election victory, the two leaders exchanged views on current bilateral cooperation issues. More >>

Putin's Call With President Of Turkey Abdullah Gul

Saturday, 1 December 2007, 9:46 am | Government of Russia

The two leaders exchanged views on the current state of Russian-Turkish cooperation and the development prospects for relations. Mr Putin, who sent Mr Gul a telegram earlier in the day following the plane crash in Turkey, repeated his condolences ... More >>

Putin At Heads Of Diplomatic Missions Reception

Thursday, 29 November 2007, 7:14 pm | Government of Russia

Russia's growth rate remains high and we expect it to exceed seven percent this year. Direct foreign investment alone has increased from $4.4 billion in 2000 to $13.7 billion in 2006, and it showed a 2.5-fold increase over the first half of 2007 compared ... More >>

Putin At Meeting With Armed Forces Snr Command

Thursday, 22 November 2007, 12:12 pm | Government of Russia

Comrade generals, admirals, officers, we are here at this annual meeting in the Defence Ministry to sum up the results of work over this last period and outline measures for the Armed Forces' ongoing modernisation. More >>

Putin Sends Condolences To Bangladesh President

Tuesday, 20 November 2007, 11:21 am | Government of Russia

Mr Putin's telegram reads, in particular: "It was with great sorrow that I learned of the natural disaster that has struck Bangladesh - the cyclone that has taken hundreds of lives and caused immense material damage. More >>

Putin Meets Leaders Of Muslim Organisations

Wednesday, 14 November 2007, 8:44 am | Government of Russia

I would like to thank you for your important contribution to the moral education of our citizens, for your actions in the fight against all forms of extreme currents of thought, and for what you do in the fight against extremism. More >>

Press Conference Following Russian-Indian Talks

Tuesday, 13 November 2007, 11:14 am | Government of Russia

I am pleased to say that trade between our countries has picked up the pace over these last years: it increased by 27 percent in 2006 and was up 30 percent over the first eight months of this year. More >>

Putin Meets Participants Of Arctic 2007 Expedition

Wednesday, 8 August 2007, 9:11 pm | Government of Russia

Vladimir Putin met with participants of the North Pole research expedition Artur Chilingarov and Anatolii Sagalevich at his residence, where they told the President about the descent of the Mir deep-water submersibles at the North Pole. More >>