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Russian President Vladimir Putin listens during a meeting with Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova and Alexander Bastrykin, the head of Russia's Investigative Committee, in Moscow on March 28. Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Putin Fends Off Fire And Fury, At Home And Abroad

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People lay flowers at a makeshift memorial in tribute to the victims of a fire at a shopping centre in Kemerovo, Russia on Tuesday. Russian authorities denounced what they called "flagrant violations" of safety norms that led to the deaths of 64 people, many of them children, in a fire at a busy shopping mall in an industrial city in Siberia. Dmitry Serebryakov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The White House announced Monday that it was expelling dozens of Russian officials from the U.S. President Trump is seen walking across the South Lawn of the White House on Sunday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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British Prime Minister Theresa May, center, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and French President Emmanuel Macron during a news conference following a meeting on the sidelines of the European Union leaders summit in Brussels, on Thursday. Ludovic Marin/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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John Dowd, seen in New York City in 2011, has resigned from the Trump team. Yana Paskova/Getty Images hide caption

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Lead Lawyer On Trump's Team Handling Special Counsel Russia Probe Resigns

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Former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. John Bolton speaks during the 2013 NRA Annual Meeting in Houston, the same year he recorded a promotional video for a Russian gun rights group with ties to the NRA. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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A small crowd gathered outside the Russian Embassy in London on Tuesday, as the nearly two dozen Russian diplomats returned to their country under a mandate from the British government. The U.K. expelled the diplomats in retaliation for the spy poisoning case earlier this month. Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A supporter of Russian President Vladimir Putin campaigns for him in Red Square in central Moscow. Jolie Myers/NPR hide caption

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After Election Landslide, It's Putin's Russia (More Than Ever)

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People attend a rally and a concert celebrating the fourth anniversary of Russia's annexation of Crimea at Manezhnaya Square in Moscow on Sunday. The controversial move to take Crimea became a proud event for some voters who handed Vladimir Putin a broad election win, timed for the same date as the anniversary. Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Russians, With No Real Alternatives, Give Putin 6 More Years In Power

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As Expected, Vladimir Putin — Who Has Led Russia For 18 Years — Wins 6 More

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