All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Vladamir Putin’

Pussy Riot Urges Congress to Crack Down on Russia

Russian punk band Pussy Riot members Maria Alekhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova were on Capitol Hill Tuesday lobbying for further sanctions against Russia, citing human rights violations they had witnessed first-hand under President Vladimir Putin’s administration. In a private meeting, the two activists requested that senators on the Foreign Relations Committee crack down even harder against Russia, and that Congress add …

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Putin Divorce From Wife of 30 Years Finazlied

“The divorce has completed.” Although they publicly announced that they were splitting last June, Russian President Vladamir Putin and his wife, Lyudmila Aleksandrovna Putina, are now officially divorced. During a television appearance last year, after attending a ballet performance in Moscow, 61-year old Putin said, “It was a joint decision: we hardly see each other, each of us has our …

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