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Russian Prime Minister Hints At Upping Defense Spending Amid 'Evil' US Sanctions

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev suggested on Thursday Russia could increase defense spending in response to "evil" new Western sanctions over the Ukraine crisis. He said Russia would not be bowed by the sanctions announced...Show More Summary

Two Russian journalists killed in eastern Ukraine

Rossiya 24 correspondent Igor Kornelyuk, 37, and sound engineer Anton Voloshin were killed Tuesday while allegedly filming Ukrainian refugees fleeing the area. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said the Ukrainian government should be held responsible.

The Russian Prime Minister's Office Is Decked Out With Surprisingly Old-School Technology

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev gave the newspaper Komsomolskaya Pravda a tour of his office and showed off some of his stuff including some surprisingly old school electronics, his direct line to President Vladimir Putin, and an odd collection of animal figurines. Show More Summary

Wednesday Watch

Evening Headlin es Bloomberg: Russian Army Starts Withdrawing as Medvedev Sees Cold War. Russia said its troops are pulling back from Ukraine’s border, as Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev warned the U.S. and the European Union they risk provoking a new Cold War. Show More Summary

Russian Prime Minister Says New Cold War Is Coming, Kerry Compares Climate Skeptics to Flat Earth Society, Macklemore Apologizes for Anti-Semitic Garb: P.M. Links

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We're heading for a new Cold War, warns Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev. Hopefully we'll get a sweet reboot of Rocky IV out of this. Speaking at Boston College's commencement, Secretary of State John Kerry compared climate skeptics...Show More Summary

Russian PM Medvedev: 'We Are Slowly But Surely Approaching a Second Cold War'

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev spoke to Bloomberg News about the situation between Ukraine and Russia. He claimed a second Cold War was approaching because of poor decisions made by the Obama administration. He did not say if Russia would recognize Ukraine's new president or its claims of sovereignty. Show More Summary

Russian Prime Minister: Russia And The US 'Moving Toward A Second Cold War'

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, a former president once viewed as a comparatively pro-Western alternative to Vladimir Putin, warned in a Bloomberg Television interview that the U.S. and Russia are "slowly but surely approaching a second Cold War." The two countries have seen a rapid increase in tensions over the Ukraine crisis. Show More Summary

Russian PM defends Facebook, Twitter

Russians access to Facebook and Twitter is safe if Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has a say in the matter. ||| Moscow - Russians access to Facebook and Twitter is safe if Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has a say in the matter. The government...Show More Summary

Russian PM Medvedev Lashes Out at Official Who Threatened to Block Twitter

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov lashed out at Maxim Ksenzov, the deputy head of the government’s telecommunications watchdog Roskomnadzor, after he said Russia should ban the popular social media network Twitter. Show More Summary

Ukraine On “Brink Of Civil War”

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says that Ukraine is headed for civil war after Kiev launches a military operation to regain control of sites taken over by armed separatists

Today's Headlines

Bloomberg: Medvedev in Crimea as Ukraine Rejects Russia Proposal. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev arrived in Crimea in the first visit by a top official since Russia annexed the peninsula, as Ukraine rejected the Kremlin’s demands that it grant its regions greater powers. Show More Summary

Russian prime minister angers Ukraine by visiting Crimea

By Darya Korsunskaya SIMFEROPOL, Crimea (Reuters) - Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev flaunted Russia's grip on Crimea by flying to the region and holding a government meeting there on Monday, angering Ukraine and defying Western demands to hand the peninsula back to Kiev. Show More Summary

Medvedev Travels to Crimea, Ukraine Condemns the Visit

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visited Crimea on Monday as a way to reassure the citizens they will prosper under Russian control. "People in Crimea mustn't lose anything after joining Russia, they must only make gains," Medvedev said in televised remarks. Show More Summary

Russian PM Medvedev Presents Plans to Build Bridge into Ukrainian Crimea

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has revamped a long-ago abandoned project to connect Russia to the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea by constructing a bridge, shortly after Russian military occupied the territory. According to Reuters,...Show More Summary

Russian Prime Minister Medvedev: New Ukraine Government Will Not Last

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev took to his official Facebook page to warn Ukraine’s new leaders they will not last. He said that Russia will negotiate with the country but not with those who are responsible for overthrowing Viktor...Show More Summary

Russian PM Medvedev Predicts Revolution & New Bloodshed in Ukraine

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev questioned the new government in Ukraine today. “It is an aberration to call legitimate what is essentially armed mutiny.” NBC News reported: Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Sunday that Ukraine’s leaders had seized … Continue reading ?

From Kiev To Crimea: Visualizing The Last 2 Weeks In Ukraine

The last two weeks have seen events escalating at a rapid pace in Ukraine with the center of attention quickly shifting from Kiev's deadly protests to Crimea's "invasion." With Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev warning that Ukraine's...Show More Summary

Russia awards its Olympic medalists a Mercedes each

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has given a Mercedes-Benz to each Olympic medalist from the host country of the 2014 Sochi Games. Medvedev reportedly gave away dozens of white Mercedes-Benz cars, decorated with the Russian Olympic team logo. Show More Summary

Russian Diplomacy

Here's a very informative round up of recent events in Ukraine from the BBC web site which reports the latest Russian sabre rattling from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev who succeeded Vladimir Putin as President - only to stand down after serving just one term so that his pal Vlad could return to the top job again. Show More Summary

Russia’s restraint over Ukraine thus far has been remarkable

Perhaps it’s premature to say this now that the Russian prime minister, Dmitry Medvedev, has sounded off about Russian citizens in Ukraine being in danger, but it strikes me that Russia… Continue reading The post Russia’s restraint over Ukraine thus far has been remarkable appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

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