Moscow has long opposed a missile shield in Poland and the Czech Republic. But the US shouldn't expect too much in return.
The financial crisis has halted breakneck development in the Russian capital that was tearing down historic buildings and replacing them with replicas.
The sale of GM's European unit to a Canadian-Russian consortium could help diversify Russia's energy-focused economy.
Venezuelan leader recognizes Georgia breakaway states, South Ossetia and Abkhazia as added bonus during Moscow visit.
On the anniversary of the Nazi invasion of Poland, the Russian prime minister praised the "heroism" of the Polish. But he did not apologize for the subsequent Russian invasion and execution of 20,000 Polish military officers.