Yuri Rogulev

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"Putin and Trump satisfied with meeting"

The initiative to organize a personal meeting between the Russian and US Presidents, Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, came from both sides and both leaders were satisfied with a meeting, Putin’s press …

US sanctions against Russia to last forever

Senior senators in both parties on Monday night reached a bipartisan deal to add new sanctions on Russia and allow Congress to disapprove of any attempt by President Donald Trump to ease penalties on Moscow, U.S. Senator Bob …

Trump withdraws US from post-Soviet space

The US President Donald Trump administration’s budget proposal includes cuts of one to two-thirds in funding to the USAID program, the government’s foreign aid agency.  The proposed slash in funding …

Is US preparing to abandon nuclear deal with Iran?

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday criticized the nuclear deal, saying it would fail to prevent Iran from someday purchasing a nuclear weapon. He stressed that the JCPOA fails to achieve the objective …

Will US abandon New START Treaty?

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that it is premature to speak about extending the New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty) until the discussion between the parties is held. Yesterday, sources inside …

Donald Trump officially US President-elect

Donald Trump racked up the 270 electoral votes needed to become US President. As of now, Trump has 304 of the 306 pledged electoral votes, as two faithless electors defected and cast their ballots for former …

Will Trump recognize Crimea?

Foreign-policy adviser to US president-elect Donald Trump, Carter Page, said that the new US leadership would be able to take advantage of new possibilities to overcome misinformation in decision-making on …

Obama calls Russia military superpower

Russia is a military superpower with influence all around the world, US President Barack Obama said at a joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin. "My …

Russia and NATO speak about unburdening things

The first meeting of the NATO - Russia Council (NRC) at the level of ambassadors opened today in Brussels after the NATO summit finished in Warsaw. The director of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Center for the Study of the US at the M.V. Lomonosov …