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What Should We Make Of Medvedev's Crush On The U.S.?

The New Republic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It's been a long time since foreign leaders arrived on our shores saying that America is the future--so long, in fact, that when it does happen, we do...

Dear President Medvedev: Stop Emulating Silicon Valley

Daniel Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Isenberg

Rather than wasting time and resources trying to recreate the ideal and impossible, consider these rules to jumpstart Russia's next entrepreneurial revolution.

Burger Diplomacy

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Francis

These G8 and G20 Summits must compete against the BP blowout, World Cup soccer and the first anniversary of Michael Jackson's death.

From Bush Legs to Bad Business Practices - It's Been a Busy Week for Poultry

Regina Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Regina Weiss

It's been quite a week for US poultry. On Tuesday the USDA issued proposed rules to clarify the meaning of "unfair business practices" under the almos...

Obama's 'Nuclear Spring'

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jim Wallis

Let us hope and pray that Obama's recent nuclear disarmament accomplishments are steps on the path to the eventual abolition of all nuclear weapons.

Medvedev Mocks Bush? Russian President Says Obama 'A Thinker' In Contrast To 'Someone' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev thinks before he speaks, but he wouldn't say the same about, well ... somebody. During an interview with George Ste...

A Good START: Reducing the Idolatry of Nuclear Weapons

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jim Wallis

Earlier this week, the United States declared for the first time will not use nuclear weapons against countries that are in compliance with the Nonproliferation Treaty.

Peanuts Diplomacy

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

Iran's latest subterfuge masks the fact that it still openly refuses to stop its uninspected nuclear enrichment program -- the central issue on the table before the UN Security Council.

Vladimir Putin Praises Stalin

Times Online | Tony Halpin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Joseph Stalin sent millions to their deaths during his reign of terror, and his name was taboo for decades, but the dictator is a step closer to rehab...

Counter-Factual History: McCain Is President and Bono Wins the Nobel Prize

Leon T. Hadar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leon T. Hadar

"I have to admit that I'm beginning to miss George W. Bush," is the way former Republican Senator "Chuck" Hagel responded when being asked by CNN's Wolf Blitzer to assess the foreign policy record of the administration of Republican President John McCain.

Putin's Winter Holiday PHOTOS: Skiing, Having Fun With Medvedev

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Putin's vacation photos are becoming an unavoidable part of life. Every few months they appear, reminding you of the Russian leader's amazing manlines...

Weekly Foreign Affairs Roundup

Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka

This Past Two Week's Top Stories in Foreign Affairs

Russia's Medvedev Attacks Ukraine's President In Videoblog

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Ukraine's president has been heavily criticized for 'anti-Russian behavior' by Russian President Medvedev, BBC reports. Medvedev launched his verbal ...

Somali Pirates Threatened By Medvedev

ITAR-TASS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SOCHI, July 14 (Itar-Tass) - Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has called for creating an international court to try sea pirates and assured that Russ...

Weekly Foreign Affairs Roundup

Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka

The Week's Top Stories in Foreign Affairs : Re-Settling of US-Russia Relations Facts:US President Barack Obama traveled to Russia this week and met wi...

Obama Trip To Russia, Italy, Ghana Creates High Expectations (SCHEDULE, VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

President Obama met with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Russian Prime Minister Vladimir this week, calling for a new relationship with the form...

World In Photos, July 2, 2009

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Here is the HuffPost's selection of photos of today's news and events from every corner of the globe. Check back Monday through Friday for this HuffPo...

A Place for Human Rights at the U.S -Russia Summit

Paul LeGendre | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Paul LeGendre

Next week Obama meets with President Medvedev in Moscow. It would be a mistake to let human rights concerns go unaddressed, since the incidence of racist attacks there has grown by 15 percent.

World In Photos, June 24, 2009

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Here is the HuffPost's selection of photos of today's news and events from every corner of the globe. Check back Monday through Friday for this HuffPo...

Medvedev's Africa Trip Expected To Focus On Accessing African Resources

Moscow Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

President Dmitry Medvedev is embarking Tuesday on a four-day African tour, beginning with a visit to Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak before moving on...

Russian Oligarchy Suffers Loss Of Wealth, Favor

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Where have all the oligarchs gone? In the days when Russia was flush with petrodollars, their faces graced every tabloid, their presence was expected...

Medvedev: Anti-Corruption Drive Failed So Far

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev was quoted as saying on Tuesday his high-profile drive to cut corruption had so far failed....

Medvedev LiveJournal Blog Invites Pokes From Commentators

Moscow Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Minutes after President Dmitry Medvedev's new LiveJournal blog was opened for comments Wednesday morning, visitors flooded the forum with bawdy commen...

Medvedev Interview: Russian President Breaks From Putin In Landmark Interview With Opposition Newspaper

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Breaking with the tone established by his predecessor Vladimir Putin, Russian President Dmitri Medvedev stated outright in an interview with a well-kn...

US, Russia Press Arms Talks As They Seek New Start

nytimes.com | HELENE COOPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LONDON --President Obama and Russian President Dmitri Medvedev, in their historically symbolic first meeting, vowed a "fresh start" in relations and a...