Not So Innocent - London Review of Books (subscription) (blog)

Donald Trump's clumsy expressions of interest in getting along with Vladimir Putin continue to provoke widespread outrage. The desperate indignation of Trump's critics, however, threatens to interfere with US co-operation with Russia on vital national ...

Pahor calls for Ukraine de-escalation in Moscow - STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija (subscription)

Moscow, 10 February - Meeting his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Friday, President Borut Pahor said that a de-escalation in eastern Ukraine was essential for improving EU-Russia ties and boosting economic cooperation. Putin also ...

Former Pentagon chief Perry: 'Tragic mistake' not to extend arms treaty with Russia - Politico

Former Defense Secretary William Perry on Friday said it would be a "tragic mistake" if President Donald Trump did not seize on a reported offer by Russian President Vladimir Putin to extend the 2011 New START Treaty to reduce nuclear arms. Perry was ...

Trump put Putin on hold to ask aide about nuclear treaty then returned to call to criticize it: White House leak - Ottawa Citizen

MOSCOW — President Donald Trump's heady campaign rhetoric about possible detente with Russia is coming to terms with the realities of his chaotic new administration. Details emerged Thursday about a telephone call held between Russian President ...

The Art of the Nuclear Deal - Yahoo News

U.S. President Donald Trump, so amenable to Russia on so much, has been talking tough when it comes to nuclear weapons. On Thursday, Reuters reported that in his phone call last month with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Trump criticized the 2010 ...

As Relevant as Ever: Why Trump Needs to Take Putin's 2007 Munich Speech to Heart - Sputnik International

On February 10, 2007, Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered his Munich speech in which he outlined major principles of Russia's foreign strategy and predicted the inevitable demise of the unipolar world order. Ten years after the 2007 Munich ...

Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomes Slovenia's offer to host a possible meeting with Donald Trump - News Sentinel

MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomes Slovenia's offer to host a possible meeting with Donald Trump. Comments. News-Sentinel.com reserves the right to remove any content appearing on its website. Our policy will be to remove ...

10 years on, Putin's Munich speech continues to resonate - RT

Neil Clark is a journalist, writer, broadcaster and blogger. He has written for many newspapers and magazines in the UK and other countries including The Guardian, Morning Star, Daily and Sunday Express, Mail on Sunday, Daily Mail, Daily Telegraph, New ...