MSM: Russia, China Should Dump Dollar in Trade – Medvedev

(Reuters) – Russia and China should consider switching to domestic currencies in bilateral trade without going to the dollar, Russia’s president Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview with Kommersant daily published on Friday. Continue reading

MSM: Russia creates its own version of NATO in Central Asia to be prepared for big war

(Pravda) – The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) follows the instructions from President Dmitry Medvedev, who ordered to increase the military constituent and develop the coalition force development. A strong military group, which may appear in Central Asia in the nearest future, will make the CSTO become an analogue of NATO. Continue reading

From US with love, a ‘reset’ button gone wrong

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s gift to Russia has stirred local media to poke fun at the gaffe in translating the “reset” message. Continue reading