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The more Congress and the public learn about President Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry’s approach to Iran, the worse it gets. In order...
Putin

Donald Trump styles himself as the ultimate deal-maker. So he must understand that any successful deal requires the use of leverage to get more than...
Russia

Donald Trump has a way of sucking all the oxygen out of the room. Thus, the public debate over the hacking of the Democratic National...
Russian-Iranian

Critics pounced on President George W. Bush when he described Iran, Saddam Hussein’s Iraq, and North Korea as part of an "Axis of Evil" almost...
Russia

When Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared himself caliph of the Islamic State, he captured the imagination of a generation of young Islamists. More than 30,000 foreign...
Vladimir Putin

Controversy continues to swirl about allegations that Russia was behind the hacking that plagued Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the Democratic National Committee in the run-up...
Russia

It was inevitable that the allegation Russian intelligence meddled in the American presidential election would become a partisan football. The claims that Moscow’s cyber intelligence...
Russia

As President-elect Donald Trump begins to fill his top administration spots, his selection of retired General Michael Flynn suggests that Trump's  campaign trail flirtations were...
Russia

On Monday morning I was intrigued to see a tweet from RT--Russia's foremost propaganda TV station--complaining that its bank accounts had been frozen in Britain....
Vladimir Putin

Almost forgotten now amid the justifiable uproar over the Donald Trump-Billy Bush tape was another significant development that occurred on Friday: The Director of National...
Russia

We’re a long way off from those heady days when Mitt Romney was the subject of withering mockery for daring to notice that Moscow’s geopolitical...
Putin

Yesterday, Noah Rothman rightly highlighted how Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has exhibited “conspicuous deference bordering on fealty” toward Russia, a country which has not...