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Russia-USA

Team Reagan versus Obama and Congress

The current White House and U.S. media narrative on the conflict in Ukraine differ significantly from what one hears in Moscow, as one might expect. President Obama and others in the United States point to Moscow as the sole culprit and it…

NATO Ups the Ante in the Ukraine Crisis

(The Nation) - Placing troops and weaponry on Russia’s border will only heighten tensions in the region. NATO defense ministers, meeting in Brussels this week, rushed headlong into a new and potentially more dangerous cold war with Russia…

The world’s lawyer

(The Economist) - TO RUSSIA’S foreign ministry, the American mass indictment of FIFA officials is just another example of the superpower trying to “set itself up as a judge far outside its borders”. Few would take Russia’s counsel on…