An Unbeholden President Trump Takes The Measure of Vladimir Putin - Forbes

For the first time in years, we have a President who is not beholden—a President who can ignore special interests and do what he believes is for the good of the country. With both houses of Congress, he will enjoy considerable power, but that power ...

Trump-Putin alliance sparks diplomatic crisis as British ministers demand assurances from US over Russia - Telegraph.co.uk

Britain is facing a diplomatic crisis with the US over Donald Trump's plans to forge an alliance with Vladimir Putin and bolster the Syrian regime. In a significant foreign policy split, officials admitted that Britain will have some “very difficult ...

In Moscow, Cautious Optimism for US-Russia Relations Under Trump - The Wire

With the US election over and passions abating, it's worth asking: how bad are things between the US and Russia and what might Trump realistically do to change the equation? Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. Credit: Reuters. Moscow: A normally sedate ...

Vladimir Putin's big problem: America is no longer the enemy - The Guardian

Barack Obama with Vladimir Putin. For the past five years, with Obama as leader, the image of America as an enemy has permeated the lives of Russian people. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters. Russia · New East network ...

Five key global tests for the new president - The Guardian

The 45th commander-in-chief is fresh to public office and has never served in the armed forces. Will he keep a cool head? Russian Dolls of Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump in a souvenir shop. Photograph: Tass/Barcroft Images. Trump administration.

Russian Jews: Putin did not interfere in US vote - Jerusalem Post Israel News

ZELONA GORK – Despite widespread speculation in the US that Russian President Vladimir Putin influenced the outcome of the presidential election in favor of President- elect Donald J. Trump, well-educated Russian citizens contend that Russia had no ...

Donald Trump's NATO Stance Threatens 'West' as We Know It: Experts - NBCNews.com

If Donald Trump actually follows through on his bold rhetoric he is in danger of tearing NATO apart, and with it the very concept of "the West" itself, according to experts. During his campaign, Trump sent shock waves of alarm through Europe after ...

Trump Winning 'Rigged' Election Throws Kremlin Into a Tizz - Newsweek

On the face of it, Russia is one of the few countries in the world that would have welcomed a triumph of Donald Trump, the U.S. president-elect. But the day of Russia's first reactions to the news from the U.S. made me think that the Kremlin was not ...

'Macho v macho': what to expect from Putin-Trump negotiations - The Guardian

Russian politicians celebrated the election of Donald Trump. But will it be smooth sailing ahead? Composite: AP/Getty. Vladimir Putin · Trump's world. 'Macho v macho': what to expect from Putin-Trump negotiations. Russians and Americans share hopes and ...

Vladimir Putin Might Be Facing a Wall With Donald Trump - Newsweek

Russian President Vladimir Putin may have gained a new friend in a very high place Tuesday night. Within a couple hours of the final announcement that Donald Trump won the U.S. presidency, Putin phoned the president-elect to congratulate him on his ...

A Trump-Putin Alliance... What Could Go Wrong? - Seeker

Presidents Bush and Obama tried to thaw Cold War feelings. Now Trump is set to make his attempt. BY ERIC NIILER. 0. Reuters. The last two American presidents tried mightily to improve relations with Russia. President George W. Bush famously said he had ...

8 things that connect Donald Trump with Russia - Russia Beyond the Headlines

A beauty contest, campaign advisors, vodka… and Christopher Columbus? What links does new U.S. president Donald Trump have to Russia? Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. WhatsApp. Print page ...

'Phenomenal' Similarities Between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump's Foreign Policy, Claims Kremlin - Newsweek

Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's conceptual approaches to foreign policy share “phenomenal” similarities, according to Putin's spokesman. Although the Russian government has denied taking active measures to ...

Donald Trump's agenda signals the end of America as a world superpower - The Independent

Some Western politicians, especially the British, have been increasingly noisy on the issue of Russian aggression in the Baltics and Ukraine. But Nato, without American muscle, is nothing much for Moscow to worry about. Kim Sengupta; Friday 11 November ...

Former NATO Supreme Commander on Trump and Security: Buckle Up - TIME

As we take a collective deep breath and review the outcome of this long and unfortunately ugly Presidential campaign, there are more questions than answers for the U.S. body politic domestically. But one thing is clear: our new President-elect Donald ...

Russian diplomat: Kremlin was in touch with Team Trump during race - NEWS.com.au

THE Russian government was in touch with members of Donald Trump's political team during the presidential race. A senior Russian diplomat broke the news on Thursday — a disclosure that could reignite questions about the Kremlin's role in the US ...

Trump-Putin 'bromance' may be more complicated than it seems - Washington Times

Portraits of President-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin hang in the Union Jack pub in Moscow. (Associated Press/File) more >. 0. Share. 0. Tweet. 0. Share. 0. Pin. 0. Share. 0. Mail. 0. Share. View Comments Print. By L. Todd Wood ...

The Trump presidency: How will it affect ties to Putin's Russia? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

US-Russian relations have been in decline, and Moscow was wary of a Clinton presidency. While Trump has spoken of improving ties, his lack of diplomatic experience may be an issue. By Fred Weir, Correspondent November 10, 2016. Save for later Saved.

Russia claims ties to Trump campaign: Would it have mattered to voters? - Christian Science Monitor

Throughout the campaign, Democrats attempted to paint Donald Trump as a being in Russia's pocket, but a majority of voters were unmoved. By Weston Williams, Staff November 10, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. Russian President Vladimir Putin (l.) ...

Moscow had contacts with Trump team during campaign, Russian diplomat says - Washington Post

MOSCOW — Russian government officials conferred with members of Donald Trump's campaign team, a senior Russian diplomat said Thursday, a disclosure that could reopen scrutiny of the Kremlin's role in the president-elect's bitter race against Hillary ...