Medvedev Fires Russian Finance Minister For Insubordination

Medvedev Fires Russian Finance Minister for Insubordination

President Dmitri A. Medvedev forced Aleksei L. Kudrin out of office for insubordination after the two had an icy confrontation on television.

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