Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has reacted to the Cypriot bailout deal by labelling it as theft. The Kremlin is considering freezing German assets in Russia in retaliation for Russian losses in Cyprus banks.
Russian PM Dimitry Medvedev may have set conspiracy theorists in a rut of excitement two weeks to the Mayan Apocalypse when he said in a footage recorded after a TV interview that Russian presidents get to see secret files about aliens living among us.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has offered Kofi Annan his full support in his peace mission in Syria, BBC News reports. Medvedev says this could be Syria's last chance to avoid a prolonged and bloody" civil war.
Yesterday, the Russian President threatened that if the U.S. proceeds with the planned European missile shield system, Russia will deploy Iskander missiles in the Kaliningrad border area between Poland and Lithuania to strike against the system.
A Moscow military court has sentenced senior Russian intelligence officer, Alexander Poteyev, to 25 years in prison after being convicted for treason. Poteyevm betrayed 10 sleeper agents and sold a list of their names to the United States.
Vladimir Putin, currently Prime Minister of Russia, has hinted that he may seek a return to the office of President in 2012, having previously served his country in that capacity between 2000 and 2008.