Étiqueté : Putin

Putin, the economy and sovereignty

Note kindly translated by Anne-Marie de Grazia President Vladimir Putin gave on Thursday, December 3 his State of Russia address before the equivalent of our « state bodies. » [1]. This speech had been much awaited,...

Putin at the UN

Note kindly translated by Anne-Marie de Grazia The speech given on Monday September 28 at the UN General Assembly by President Vladimir Putin has been at the centre of debate [1]. This speech even...

Mistakes and Shame

Note kindly translated by Anne-Marie de Grazia On May 9th, we commemorated the 70th anniversary of the victory against Nazi Germany. History will remember this date as one on which what we call “the...

Who framed Vladimir Putin?

Who framed Vladimir Putin (and killed Boris Nemtsov)?   This assassination of Boris E. Nemtsov, on the eve of an opposition demonstration, has generated a deep international emotion. Emotion was important too in Moscow,...

Moscow, Munich and Minsk

Note kindly translated by Anne-Marie de Grazia (the note in French is available here) The negotiation process on Ukraine, of which the visit to Moscow of Mrs Merkel and M. François Hollande on February 6th...

A seminal speech

Echoes of Munich 2007 in Sotchi 2014 Note kindly translated by Anne-marie de Grazia The speech delivered by the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin[1], at the occasion of the 11th « Valdai Club »...