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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

3 months agoNews : Reason

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.

Russia Steps up Rhetoric Against Ukraine Upheaval

Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev said Monday that the upheaval in neighboring Ukraine amounts to an “armed mutiny,” markedly stepping up the rhetoric against Ukraine’s new Western-leaning leadership. The pro-Western oppositionShow More Summary

Russia Doubts 'Legitimacy' of New Ukrainian Government

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Russia doubts the new Ukraine government and said he did not see any legitimate authority figures to talk to. Parliament passed a resolution on Saturday that ousted Viktor Yanukovich from the presidency and set new elections for May 25. Show More Summary

Russia Bans Foreign Same-Sex Couples From Adopting Its Children

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed the decree on Monday, which will primarily affect European citizens, the continent where the majority of countries that have legalized same-sex are from.

Russia Expands Adoption Ban to Include All Unmarried Couples in Countries with Gay Marriage

7 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

In a decree signed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev today, the Russian government announced it would be expanding its existing ban on the adoption of Russian children to now include unmarried citizens in any country where same-sex marriage is legal....

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