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Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Amidst Medvedev vs. Putin Circus Russia Pressures US and Belarus

Russia threatens nuclear build-up over U.S. missile shield - CNN.com http://bit.ly/mxNk38

Russia tries to reel in crisis-hit Belarus leader | Reuters http://reut.rs/mRNPXs

Medvedev disagrees with Putin on modernization - FoxNews.com http://fxn.ws/jUAI9t

Medvedev raps Sechin (Putin's deal maker) over BP-Rosneft deal failure | Reuters http://reut.rs/kqNHFM

Medvedev tries to damp down speculation of rift with Putin - The Irish Times - http://bit.ly/m5mEpv

RLSRUSSIANNEWS Medvedev to hold talks with Austrian leader in Kremlin http://goo.gl/fb/QHxSF