The day after voting in America, Saakashvilis closest circle disowned the long and unquestionable support for John McCain and put forth the new propaganda slogan: Obamas victory is our victory! Since the early morning on Wednesday, leading broadcasters and politicians started singing songs of praise to the [Read more]
1. Why was Obama elected?
Nikolai Zlobin, director of the World Security Institutes Russia and Eurasia Project (in the U.S.):
In the United States, over the past several years the public had formed a demand for a new liberal policy and a new type of president. For the past three decades, America had been Reagans [Read more]
The upcoming changes in America can be compared with the perestroika-era in Russia. In a democracy the Americans entrusted their country to a person who will bring change, change that will strengthen Russias political influence.