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Russian PM Angered By Failed Russian Space Launch

AP | Posted 08.10.2012 | Science

MOSCOW -- Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Thursday that this week's failed space launch has dented the nation's prestige and that those t...

Dmitry Medvedev Presidency, As Seen On Twitter

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 07.07.2012 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — It was the end of an era, the kind of moment when a Twitter buff might unleash a barrage of 140-character spurts of sentiment, humor o...

Sarah Palin: Obama Means To 'Weaken Us' If Reelected

The Huffington Post | Anna Staver | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics

Sarah Palin attacked President Barack Obama for the president's open mic comments to outgoing Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Monday, saying he w...

Russian Finance Minister Resigns After Confrontation With Medvedev

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 11.26.2011 | World

MOSCOW — Russia's influential finance minister was forced out Monday following a televised confrontation with President Dmitry Medvedev, who had...

WikiLeaks: Russia Is Virtual Mafia State

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — The leaked U.S. diplomatic cables that portray Russia as a virtual mafia state are "total nonsense" of doubtful authenticity, the spoke...

Russian President Says Israeli Settlement Freeze Needed

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERICHO, West Bank — Russian President Dmitry Medvedev gave a political boost to the Palestinians on Tuesday, backing their claim to east Jerusa...

The Governator Asks Russian President To Go Skiing

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — The Russian president and the Terminator are tweeting – and may soon go skiing together. The unlikely friendship was formed last...

Pleasuring in the Middle East

Svetlana Maksimovoskaya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Svetlana Maksimovoskaya

I got urgent call from Bibi last week begging me to come to Holy Land for emergency pleasure session. "I'm waiting to hear if Abbas agrees to my propo...

Dear President Medvedev: Stop Emulating Silicon Valley

Daniel Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
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.

Dmitry Medvedev Twitter Debut: Russian President Sends First Tweet During Silicon Valley Tour

AP | BROOKE DONALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Russian President Dmitry Medvedev's daylong tour of Silicon Valley Wednesday started with a "tweet" – his first &ndash...

Russia's Medvedev Attacks Ukraine's President In Videoblog

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

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 | World

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

Oil Prices: Russia's Medvedev is Puzzled But the Financial Times Knows Best

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Far be it for the Financial Times, forever the apologist for any upward aberration in oil prices, to discuss the machinations of OPEC, or trading aberrations on commodity exchanges.

The 20 Years that Shaped Modern Russia, a Reflection

Alfred Kokh | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alfred Kokh

A new force of freedom will not return to Russia soon. The majority does not want it nor understands what it is for.

Russian Economy Faces Disastrous Free Fall Contraction

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sheldon Filger

In Russia, economic health and political stability are intertwined to a degree that is rarely encountered in other major industrialized economies.

Russia: Obama Letter Has Nothing Concrete

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has received a letter from U.S. President Barack Obama, Medvedev's spokeswoman said on Tuesday after being asked abo...

Russian President Medvedev Heckled At Kremlin (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — It's not every day that Kremlin gets a heckler. President Dmitry Medvedev was giving a speech to scientists and bureaucrats Friday mar...

The Media and the Venezuelan Elections

The Real News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Real News

The Real News spoke to Pomona College Latin American Studies Professor Miguel Tinker Salas who says, the fact that the opposition was able to make modest gains means it's a victory for Venezuelan democracy.

Russian President Threatens Arctic Annexation

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MOSCOW — Russia's long-term development and its competitiveness in global markets depends on developing Arctic resources, President Dmitry Medve...

Russian President Medvedev Halts Attacks; Georgia Says Bombings Continue

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Russia ordered a halt to military action in Georgia on Tuesday, after five days of air and land attacks sent Georgia's army into headlong retreat and ...

Putin, Medvedev Pledge Unified Path

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MOSCOW — Dmitry Medvedev, the man Vladimir Putin hand-picked to be his successor, scored a crushing victory in Russia's presidential election Su...