Putin said the details about the new U.S. president are no longer of high interest to Russians, according to a Thursday report by Bloomberg. (Yuri Kochetkov/Pool Photo via AP)
Putin tells Russian media to scale back Trump coverage
less time covering President Trump, according to a report.
longer of high interest to Russians, according to a Thursday
report by Bloomberg.
that Russia is now anticipating the new administration will
be "less friendly than first thought."
too far for the Kremlin's liking. In January, Trump received
more mentions in the media than Putin, relegating the
Russian leader to the No. 2 spot for the first time since he
returned to the Kremlin in 2012 after four years as premier,
according to Interfax data."
intense scrutiny over its ties to the Russian government.
deals with Russia, but recent reports say that Trump
associates were in touch with Russian officials during the
ministers in Brussels that the U.S. is not yet prepared to
cooperate militarily with Russia in Syria, something Trump
has said he's wanted.