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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.

Rothman: Obama’s Legacy Is a New Cold War

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

"This is my last election,” President Barack Obama told then Russian President Dmitry Medvedev in March of 2012. “After my election I have more flexibility."

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

2 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

Cost of Weakening NASA Revealed as Russia Retaliates for Sanctions

It turns out that even with the election behind him, Obama is not quite as flexible as he promised Dmitri Medvedev. Putin’s aggressive expansionism has made him look so pathetically weak in the world’s eyes that he has been forced to impose mild sanctions. Show More Summary

Ukraine Must Pay Up Front for Gazprom Gas Supplies

Gazprom inform that in a recent working meeting, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev tasked Gazprom to switch Ukraine to gas prepayment terms. The meeting involved Dmitry Medvedev,

Hold The Vodka

Russians are turning away from the bottle, at least relatively: [When Dmitry] Medvedev handed the presidency back to Putin in 2012, his anti-alcohol campaign had quietly produced marked improvements in Russian health. Consumption of all types of alcohol had dropped from 18 liters per capita to 15. 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

Russian PM Visits Crimea as First Russian Troops Leave Ukraine Border

Officials caution that any drawdown of Russian troops could simply reflect scheduled troop movements rather than an easing of tensions between Moscow and the West, as Dmitry Medvedev holds a cabinet meeting in the annexed peninsula

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

Obama’s ‘Flexibility’ Leads To A Dangerous World

“This is my last election,” President Obama said in words caught on an open mic. “After my election, I have more flexibility.” He was speaking in Seoul, South Korea, in March 2012, almost exactly two years ago, to Dmitry Medvedev, then...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

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