Medvedev "is basically toast," says Jan Techau, believing there is no way he can serve as...

|By:, SA News Editor

Medvedev "is basically toast," says Jan Techau, believing there is no way he can serve as Russian PM as Putin is expected to distance himself from his former cohort in the wake of election shenanigans. Another analyst sees Medvedev resigning before year's end, allowing Putin to become acting president in the run-up to the final election.