Russian President Vladimir Putin has called the actions of Kosovo Albanians ethnic cleansing against Serbs, reported president's press-services. They also noted that the statement had been made by the president today during a traditional meeting at Kremlin concerning the matters of Russia's internal and foreign policies. According to Putin, "there has to be immediate reaction to protect Serbs". "We cannot simply watch and remain inactive," remarked the president.
Read about the latest developments in Kosovo in the following article: &to=http://english.pravda.ru/world/20/91/365/12318_kosovo.html' target=_blank>NATO intervenes in a fight between Albanians and Serbs
The Americans came to realise that they would have to either leave the region or weaken their presence there. It is Russia that is filling the vacuum now