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Ignore, but Sanction: The Trump Administration's Strange Russia Policy - The Atlantic

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's reported resistance to taking $80 million allocated by the U.S. Congress to fight Russian and ISIS propaganda has been described as “highly unusual.” But it fits into a larger pattern of what's shaping up to be a ...and more »

Russia's diplomatic reprisals put relations with US in deep freeze - Christian Science Monitor

August 1, 2017 Moscow—Russian TV is running film of US diplomatic vehicles being turned away today from a suburban dacha complex that, until recently, served as the main weekend retreat for embassy staffers in Moscow to walk their dogs, have a ...and more »

Trump is facing a new test with Russia that is 'right out of the Putin playbook' - Business Insider

Moscow retaliated against new US sanctions over the weekend by demanding that 755 diplomatic workers, many of them American, be cut from the US Embassy in Moscow and from US diplomatic missions in St. Petersburg, Ekaterinburg, and Vladivostok.and more »

If Putin Wanted to Step Up His Fight With America, You'd Know It - Foreign Policy (blog)

The Russian president's decision to cull 755 U.S. Embassy employees was not the act of a man ready to give up on relations with the United States. By Dmitri Trenin. | July 31, 2017, 2:20 PM. GettyImages-630073928crop. It should be obvious that the ...and more »

Trump - Putin relations: What's the next move? - Deutsche Welle

US - Russian relations | 31.07.2017. The planned expulsion of US diplomats in Russia is ostensibly a reaction to a sanctions bill passed last week by Congress. But the reality is more complicated as is trying to predict the Trump administration's response.and more »

Russia's Putin orders 755 US diplomatic staff to be cut - BBC News

Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced that 755 staff must leave US diplomatic missions, in retaliation for new US sanctions against Moscow. The decision to cut staff was made on Friday, but Mr Putin has now confirmed the number who must go by ...and more »

Russia Reacts to Trump's 'Mad Bull' America With Shows of Force and Songs of Defiance - Daily Beast

MOSCOW—While U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is touring the Baltics and the Caucasus reasserting in no uncertain terms America's commitment to defend against “the specter of aggression from your unpredictable neighbor to the east,” in fact Russia's ...and more »

American diplomats sent packing after sanctions rift with Russia - The Jerusalem Post

The ultimatum issued by the Russian leader is a display to voters at home that he is prepared to stand up to Washington. By REUTERS. August 1, 2017 13:40. 2 minute read. > Russia to US: Reduce your diplomatic staff here · >. Report: President penned ...and more »

Interfering In Democratic Elections: Russia Against The US, But US Against The World - Forbes

The Cold War finally and dramatically ended almost 30 years ago when the Berlin Wall fell, soon followed by the disintegration of the Soviet Union. But despite the election of Donald Trump, the U.S. and Russia have descended into what increasingly ...and more »

Russia takes over US compound in Moscow in retaliation over sanctions - AOL

MOSCOW, Aug 2 (Reuters) - Russian authorities on Wednesday took over a summer-house compound in Moscow leased by the U.S. embassy, five days after the Kremlin ordered Washington to slash its diplomatic presence in Russia. In retaliation for new ...and more »