Barack Obama in open microphone gaffe with Dmitry Medvedev
President Barack Obama was caught on microphone telling Dmitry Medvedev that he would have more flexibility after November's election deal with contentious issues such as missile defence.
Obama open mic slip: 'After my election I have more flexibility'
On Monday while President Obama was taking part in a global nuclear security summit in South Korea, he was caught on tape asking for Russian President Dmitry Medvedev...
Russia-NATO Relations Have Fallen To New Cold War Level – Russian PM
The relationships between NATO and Russia have slid down toward a new Cold War, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a panel discussion during the Munich Security Conference, describing NAT...
Ankara Defends ISIS, Turkish Officials Have Financial Interest In Oil Trade With Group - PM Medvedev
“Turkey’s actions are de facto protection of Islamic State,” Medvedev said, calling the group formerly known as ISIS by its new name. “This is no surprise, considering the information we have about di...
Russia's Putin and Medvedev work out together
Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev are pictured working out and sharing breakfast at Mr Putin's summer residence.
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