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Putin and top military leaders visit southern military headquarters to assess his war in Ukraine

Nov. 10, 2023 09:49 AM EST

Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Southern Military District headquarters in Rostov-on-Don as he assessed the state of his country's forces in Ukraine as the war drags on toward winter. It was his second public visit to the headquarters in less than a month. Video shared...

Hand grenade fragments were found in the bodies of victims in Prigozhin's plane crash, Putin claims

Oct. 05, 2023 16:09 PM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that hand grenade fragments were found in the bodies of people who died in the Aug. 23 crash of mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin’s plane. Experts investigating the crash found no indication the private jet had suffered...