Opinion Foreign Policy: We Always Knew Medvedev Was Robin November 30, 2010 When WikiLeaks announced it would release information concerning Russia, journalists thought they might finally get answers to their burning questions. How is power distributed in the Kremlin? How much money does Putin have? Instead, Julia Ioffe of Foreign Policy says, all they found out is that President Medvedev plays Robin to Prime Minister Putin's Batman. And everyone knew that.