Soviet Union

Russian President Vladimir Putin sits in a cab during his visit to an agriculture exhibition in Rostov-on-Don, 30 June 2007. (AFP)

Taxi for Vladimir: Putin says he drove cab after Soviet fall

  • Putin is sensitive to the perceived expansion of Western military ambitions into ex-Soviet countries and Russia this week demanded that NATO formally scrap a 2008 decision to open its door to Georgia and Ukraine
By AFP ·