Dmitry Medvedev is a Russian politician who served as the country's third president from 2008 to 2012, and then as prime minister under Vladimir Putin.
Dmitry Medvedev, born September 14, 1965, is a longtime confidant of Vladimir Putin. He got his political start in his native St. Petersburg in the 1990s, and later served as Putin's campaign manager and chief of staff before assuming the presidency. This page collates all of DW's content on Dmitry Medvedev.
Berlin has called for a "breakthrough" to resolve the Syrian conflict, a day ahead of the Munich Security Conference. The Syrian regime's Russia-backed offensive against rebels is expected to dominate the meeting.