War in Ukraine: what to remember from Vladimir Putin’s speech after the annexation referendums in four regions

Russian citizens, “for all time”. This is how Vladimir Putin described, on Friday, September 30, the inhabitants of the regions from Donetsk and Luhansk in eastern Ukraine, and from Kherson and Zaporizhia in the south of the country. At the end in a 45-minute speech, the Russian president officially signed the annexation of these four … Read more

The rejection of his referendums in occupied Ukraine deepens Putin’s global isolation

The February 24, 2022 Vladimir Putin addressed the Russian nation to announce the start of a “special operation” in Ukraine. This Tuesday several channels related to the Kremlin announced that the Russian president was going to send a message to his citizens for the first time since the war began seven months ago. On this … Read more

No one would like to receive Putin’s congratulatory message to Macron


Chesnot via Getty Images Vladimir Putin welcomed by Emmanuel Macron during a Russian diplomatic visit to the Élysée Palace in December 2019. Chesnot via Getty Images POLITICS – A political tradition between Heads of State. Like others before him, Vladimir Putin sent a message of congratulations to his French counterpart after his victory in the … Read more