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Zuckerberg meets with Russia's PM Medvedev

Facebook is looking to beef up its presence in Russia, although it has no plans to open an office there.

By October 1, 2012

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Meet Russian President Medvedev, Internet geek

Head of Russian Federation, an avid Internet user, suggests he could chat with Obama via text message on an iPhone instead of at an expensive, formal summit.

By April 14, 2010

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NSA leaked documents reveal U.S. spied on Russian president

Hours after President Obama met with then Russian president Dmitry Medvedev in 2009, U.S. spies reportedly intercepted top-secret communications between Medvedev and his delegation.

By June 16, 2013

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Zuck's Moscow night: A turn on a Russian talk show

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg yucks it up in an awkward interview about McDonald's, meeting the prime minister, and why he doesn't like suits -- at least, that's what his half of the conversation suggests.

By October 2, 2012

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Facebook, Gmail, Skype face Russia ban under 'anti-terror' plan

The Russian parliament's latest play could see major Western technology firms banned unless they store data on Russian soil -- a move that would allow authorities to easily snoop on user data.

By April 24, 2014

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Mark Zuckerberg: Internet missionary, Facebook colonizer

Facebook's CEO wants to create a path to Internet access for the 5 billion people still unconnected. How nice. Of course, eventually those people will turn into a revenue stream for his company.

By August 22, 2013

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Kremlin finds way to avoid leaks: Typewriters

Russia's inner workings have reportedly been spooked by the rise of WikiLeaks and the Snowden revelations. So the Kremlin has reverted to something less technical, but more secure.

By July 11, 2013

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Obscene tweet on Russian president's Twitter feed

It's not often that a head of state tweets the phrase "stupid sheep getting f***ed in the mouth,", yet these words appear on the Twitter feed of Russian President Dmitri Medvedev.

By December 7, 2011

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Apple said to set up direct sales and a retail store in Russia

A report says that the tech giant just registered a company called Apple Rus, prompting renewed speculation that direct sales and a retail store could be coming to Russia soon.

By August 20, 2012

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No Russian research center planned for Facebook

Lost in translation? Facebook says it is not setting up shop in Moscow just yet, despite news reports based on a Russian official's tweet.

By October 1, 2012