MadameConcorde From San Marino, joined Feb 2007, 11042 posts, RR: 35 Posted (6 years 3 months 4 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 1322 times:
While this year's meeting illustrates a shift in the balance of power toward governments, political leaders in Davos are likely to get a reminder that the crisis also threatens their own positions after recent civil unrest in several countries.
MadameConcorde From San Marino, joined Feb 2007, 11042 posts, RR: 35
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Fingers point towards US on economic crisis as Chinese, Russian leaders speak
Published: Wednesday January 28, 2009
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin of Russia and Premier Wen Jiabao of China had strong words for certain entities over the state of the global financial system at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Wednesday.
Putin made some interesting statements at Davos today. His speech and a subsequent Q&A session are posted on the RussiaToday channel on YouTube. The speech is about a half hour long and the Q&A session is about fifteen minutes.