Putin: the safe is locked down at 5:00 Putin: at exactly 5:15 Kudrin leaves to buy Kefir and turns on the alarm Putin: Therefore, at exactly 5:16, you must turn off the infra-red beams Putin: Lets synchronize our watches Medvedev: Mine say quarter to 4 Putin: And on mine … and I gave mine to […]
The Fourth International Army Games Are Open!
Ukrainian authorities have another big scandal involving the military and uncertain allegiance. Odessa governor Mikhail Saakashvili decided to visit and rouse militants in the south-east. Indeed, rousing so well that he’s been accused of subversion and treason. From Ukraine, Alexei Petrov has more on the PR campaign and its serious consequences. This is Saakashvilli’s entourage […]
The lessons of the Holocaust are searingly relevant to this day. 75 years after the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, hatred and intolerance still lurk in the human heart, still tell new lies, adopt new disguises, and still seek new victims. I wish I could say that we Germans have learned from history once and for all. […]
[NON-ENGLISH SINGING] [NON-ENGLISH CHANTING] [NON-ENGLISH SPEECH] World Cup is not only football, it’s more than that. It’s a unity of cultures. [MUSIC PLAYING] [GROWLS] I am Russian side. Russian side. Russia!
This week shocking scenes are coming from Chukotka. Polar bears took the whole village for a hostage. More than 50 bears gathered near the polar village of Ryrkaipiy, where several hundred people live. The Chukchi Sea still didn’t really freeze, and the bears cannot leave on the ice to hunt for a sea animal. They […]
The WADA Executive Committee, which met today at a meeting in Lausanne, decided to exclude our country from participating in world championships and the Olympic Games for four years. Our athletes will not be able to perform under the national flag and with a hymn. In addition, Russia is deprived of the right to host […]
Emotions overwhelm me and I am grateful to the Organizing Committee of Sochi 2014… that I was selected from 14000 torchbearers to start the relay and to bear the Olympic flame. This is very respectable. I’am happy and excited. I was thrilling during my stage.
Vancouver Wilster Olympic Park Medvedev: Quite. The Germans are coming. Putin: No. It’s the Norwegians. Medvedev: When will these damn Vacouver games end? How many lives has it destroyed? How many were injured? Putin: Remember Chudov? Medvedev: He was a first class biathlonist. And he played the harmonica so well. Putin: Exactly. Would’ve been better […]