Trump's phone call with the Russian president on Tuesday comes a day after Putin met with Assad. Putin hosted Assad at a Black Sea resort ahead of a summit later this week with Russia, Turkey and Iran.
The unexpected breakdown in coalition talks in Berlin - and the sudden question marks it raises over the future of Angela Merkel - could hardly have come at more delicate moment in the Brexit negotiations.
“Russia’s interference in the US presidential election in 2016 sent a signal to the West: democratic societies are deeply vulnerable to foreign influence,” writes Dr. Alina Polyakova in The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses 2.0: Russian Influence in Greece, Italy,
Walter Lohman, Bruce Klingner, Dean Cheng - The Heritage Foundation
Viewed from the capitals of the several countries Donald Trump will visit next week, it has been a deeply unsettling year. What the United States says and does is central to their security, their economic well-being, and the overall stability of the regio
Before the Obama administration approved a controversial deal in 2010 giving Moscow control of a large swath of American uranium, the FBI had gathered substantial evidence that Russian nuclear industry officials were engaged in bribery, kickbacks.
Anthony H. Cordesman, the Arleigh A. Burke Chair in Strategy - CSIS
The White House announced the broad outline of this strategy for Iran on October 13, 2017, going far beyond the expected focus on failing to certify Iran's compliance with the Iran nuclear arms agreement - the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or JCPOA.
Source - The Centre for European and Transatlantic Stuides
The Centre for European and Transatlantic Stuides with support from SlovakAid on October 11, 2017 has conducted n Kyiv the round-table 'Ukraine, Central-Eastern Europe and European Strategic Development'.
By Daniel Fried and Brian O’Toole - Atlantic Council
The Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act, which Trump signed on August 2, 2017,was originally introduced as an Iran sanctions bill but became an amalgamation of several proposed sanctions bills involving Russia, Iran, and North Korea.
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