Vladimir Putin
Apr 2018

Speak and carry some big sticks.

Putin extends olive branch to Arab League on Syria

Taylor Millard Apr 16, 2018 10:01 PM

No public comment (yet) from Arab League.

“No-one speaks for me, or for my father.”

Putin to Netanyahu: Please don’t attack Iranians in Syria.

Hitting the “source” of a strike on Syria

Message received.

The “unwavering ally” of Syria

Trump sanctions hit Putin pals, son-in-law

Ed Morrissey Apr 06, 2018 10:41 AM

UK: Skripal “improving rapidly.”


“There is more going [on] relative to this issue than I think has been reported.”

Putin may be coming to White House soon

Taylor Millard Apr 02, 2018 6:01 PM

No date set.

Mar 2018

#MeToo has a way to go in Russia.

“We invite the U.S. authorities…to come back to their senses…”

Build your own monster

“…there isn’t a single person inside the bureau who believes this guy got drunk, fell down, and died.”

Expulsion of Russians on the table for Trump?

Trump: I congratulated Putin on his election victory

John Sexton Mar 20, 2018 9:21 PM


“Success awaits us!”

Counter-terrorism probe due to “associations.”

Russia: We’re retaliating against the Brits — and the US.

Sea change over Russia?

Western alliance to Putin: We know it was you

Ed Morrissey Mar 15, 2018 10:01 AM

Russian retaliation coming next?

“a distinction that doesn’t make a difference”

Russian response “demonstrated complete disdain for the gravity of these events.”

“Not a single British media outlet will work in our country if they shut down Russia Today”

Susan Rice: “Knock it off.”

“Either present or past state-sponsored actors” responsible.

“Detectives now believed that Sergei and Yulia Skripal were specifically targeted…”

“This government will take whatever measures we deem necessary…”

“The special services live by their own laws and everyone knows what these laws are.”

“Being in the wrong place at the wrong time.”

“We have no doubt that we will get there.”

Feb 2018

China’s Xi about to go the Full Mao?

Ed Morrissey Feb 26, 2018 8:41 PM

“Argh, we’re going to become North Korea.”

“This is a big scandal and a reason for an acute international crisis.”

Jan 2018

It’s probably not who you think

Dec 2017

An embezzler or the “Russian Paris Hilton” may be the choices

“…unlike Flynn, she was not paid to attend the dinner”

I wonder why that might be?

Nov 2017

“credentials may not be issued to any applicant employed by any ‘foreign government or representative thereof'”

Well, you might have a point with the Washington Post, but…

A different sort of reset button