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Was Medvedev Drunk At The G8?

While not as epic as Sarkozy's seemingly inebriated appearance at the G8 a few years back, the Russian president does seem a bit wobbly.

Judge for yourself.

Hat Tip: The Russian Monitor

-- Luke Allnutt

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