Quotes of the Day

Mikhail Gorbachev, former Soviet leader, speaks during an interview with Reuters in Moscow, June 11, 2010
Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011

Open quoteIt's not Putin's business. It must be decided by the nation in the elections, by those who would cast the ballots. Can't other people also run?Close quote

  • former Soviet leader, reacting to Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and President Dmitri Medvedev's remarks that they will decide who should run for President in the March 2012 elections
Photo: Grigory Dukor / Reuters | Source: THE MOSCOW TIMES