View Full Version : Medvedev threatens U.S. over missile shield

07-10-2009, 01:45 PM
"Ah The Old Carrot And The Stick Trick for Obama The Donkey !"

L'AQUILA, Italy (Reuters) - Russian President Dmitry Medvedev warned the United States Friday that if it did not reach agreement with Russia on plans for missile defense systems, Moscow would deploy rockets in an enclave near Poland. In sharp contrast to his positive words during President Barack Obama's visit to Moscow earlier this week when the two reached broad agreement on nuclear arms cuts, Medvedev used a news conference at the G8 summit to return to Russia's earlier tough rhetoric on arms control. Medvedev also appeared to change his tone on the missile defense shield itself. During Obama's visit he...