molotov : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n Soviet statesman (1890-1986)
- n a city in the European part of Russia
News & Articles
- Violent Riots Break Out Across Brazil
Violent protests broke out in eight Brazilian cities last night, with the worst violence occurring in Rio de Janeiro. Thousands of protesters threw Molotov cocktails and anything else they could find. The protests began over a 10-cent increase in bus and subway fares.
June 18, 2013 - CNBC
- Police respond to fight, find Molotov cocktail-like devices
A 29-year-old man was arrested in Rio Linda after police officers said he had two Molotov cocktail-like devices.
June 17, 2013 - KCRA 3 Sacramento
- Turkey's tourism industry safe... for now
Violent demonstrations, tear gas, Molotov cocktails and riot police. Probably not what you look for in a holiday destination.
June 15, 2013 - CNN Money
- President Bush in Washington Post
The agreement at Yalta followed in the unjust tradition of Munich and the Molotov-Ribbentrop pact,Bush said, linking it to British appeasement and Soviet deal-cutting with Adolf Hitler in the late 1930s. "Once again, when powerful...
- Vladimir Putin in BBC News
It is possible to condemn - and with good reason - the Molotov-Ribbentrop pact concluded in August 1939,wrote Mr Putin, referring to the two foreign ministers who signed the pact at the Kremlin.
- Radek Sikorski in Independent
Poland has a particular sensitivity to corridors and deals above our head,Mr Sikorski added. "That was the Molotov-Ribbentrop tradition. That was the 20th century. We don't want any repetition of that."