Russia's President Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev with his wife Svetlana, and the Mayor of Moscow Sergei Sobyanin at the Easter service in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. April 19, 2014.
АДМИНИСТРАЦИЯ ПРЕЗИДЕНТА РФ - ГИПЕРИНФО Руководитель Администрации Иванов Сергей Борисович Sergei Borisovich Ivanov; born 31 January 1953) is a Russian senior official and statesman. In December 2011 he was appointed Chief of Staff Presidential Administration of Russia.
Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin ; 1 February 1931 – 23 April 2007) was a Russian politician and the first President of the Russian Federation, serving from 1991 to 1999. Originally a supporter of Mikhail Gorbachev, Yeltsin emerged under the perestroika reforms as one of Gorbachev's most powerful political opponents. During the late 1980s, Yeltsin had been a member of the Politburo, and in late 1987 tendered a letter of resignation in protest. No one had resigned from the Politburo before. This…
President Mikheil Saakashvili sees many parallels between the current situation in Crimea and his own war with Vladimir Putin in 2008, when the Russian premier whittled away at Georgia's breakaway provinces of Abkhazia and South Ossetia. In a column for The Guardian, Saakashvili warns the West that Putin will not stop in Ukraine.