Russian Election

Cameron Calls Putin Following Controversial Election Win

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK

David Cameron and Russian president-elect Vladimir Putin spoke tonight about developing a "stronger relationship" despite "differences and areas of co...

Russia Protests: Dozens Of Arrests As Opposition Dispute Putin's Presidential Victory

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK

Police have made dozens of arrests in Moscow as crowds gathered to protest Vladimir Putin's landslide victory in the country's presidential elections....

Russian Election 'Clearly Skewed Toward Putin'

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK

The Russian election was "clearly skewed" in favour of Vladimir Putin, according to the independent Organisation for Security and Co-operation. Ton...

Vladimir Putin: A Man Who Believes He Is President in Waiting

Mark Seddon | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Politics
Mark Seddon

The trouble is that Putin's attachment to democracy is largely based on him winning elections, never losing them.

Russia Rather Less United

Dr Rick Simon | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Politics
Dr Rick Simon

Many Russians now believe oil money is used primarily to line the pockets of state officials. United Russia, which has earned itself the sobriquet of the 'party of swindlers and thieves', has suffered as a consequence.