Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks Thursday during his annual news conference in Moscow. During the four-hour session, the longtime Russian leader called the U.S. impeachment process “far-fetched,” making the prediction that Donald Trump will be acquitted in the Senate.

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks Thursday during his annual news conference in Moscow. During the four-hour session, the longtime Russian leader called the U.S. impeachment process “far-fetched,” making the prediction that Donald Trump will be acquitted in the Senate.