Denis Dyomkin

Snowden has no plans to leave Russia anytime soon

Edward Snowden has not ruled out eventually applying for citizenship in Russia, says a lawyer helping Snowden with his bid for temporary asylum.

Russia says Nato provoked Georgia conflict

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev accused Nato of provoking the conflict with Georgia but said this did not mean Russia planned to isolate itself.

Russia recognises Georgia rebel regions

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev announced on Tuesday that Moscow had decided to recognise two rebel regions of Georgia as independent states.

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