Obama and the old enemy

As the Democrat candidate celebrated victory, Russian president Dmitri Medvedev was talking missiles to his people.

8th November, 2008

As the Democrat candidate celebrated victory, Russian president Dmitri Medvedev was talking missiles to his people.

US president-elect Barack Obama regards Russia as an aggressor, and Russian president Dmitri Medvedev talks about placing missiles between Poland and Lithuania in retaliation for US missiles in eastern Europe. It might sound like a new Cold War, but it may just be a matter of rhetoric.

The war of words between the incoming Obama administration and the Russian...

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