Why Putin Embraces Jews, But Not Homosexuals

For the Kremlin, the interfaith roundtable last Thursday at Kazan’s Hall of Culture provided the perfect propaganda moment. Read more

Marina Litvinenko Widow Accuses Vladimir Putin of Ordering Husband Killing

The family of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko have made a final plea to the judge presiding over the inquiry into his death to formally implicate Vladimir Putin in his murder. Read more

A Russian Chief Rabbi Stands By His Strongman, Vladimir Putin

MOSCOW — Rabbi Berel Lazar’s mother was eager for grandchildren. So she gave her 25-year-old son an ultimatum: He could return to his beloved Jewish outreach work in Russia if — and only if — he got married. Read more

Swiss Media Reveals More About Putin’s Girlfriend, Baby

Swiss media confirmed Saturday that Vladimir Putin is the father of a bouncing baby girl, giving the lie to the Kremlin’s determined efforts to deny the story. Read more