Dimitri Medvedev

Putin’s end

6 February 2012 9:41

This weekend, thousands of people defied the cold and the control in Moscow to show their dislike for Vladimir Putin…

Tsar Putin III defines himself

6 October 2011 16:23

Vladimir Putin, in the manner of a modern day Tsar, has launched a series of initiatives to mark his march…

Russia’s Kudrin quits – but how will he return?

27 September 2011 14:41

The dramatic – some would say theatrical – exit of Alexei Kudrin as Russia’s finance minister couldn’t have come at…

Medvedev clears the way for Putin

24 September 2011 14:36

President Dmitri Medvedev has named his successor: one Vladimir Putin. Reports from Moscow say that Medvedev will step aside and…

Cameron mustn’t fall further into Putin’s trap

14 September 2011 15:06

“Russian democracy has been buried under the ruins of New York’s twin towers”, famous KGB rebel Alexander Litvinenko wrote in…

Eat your heart out, Fukuyama

27 October 2010 16:33

Russia and Nato are now allies, or birds of a feather at least. The Independent reports that the twentieth century’s…