In a talk at The National Press Club, historian and political analyst Gilbert Doctorow explores U.S.-Russia relations and their impact on the world.
On a surprise trip to Russia, the Syrian leader talked about peace initiatives with the president, who said Russia's military campaign in Syria is wrapping up.
Revelations about Russia's use of social media in the 2016 elections are being used as a pretext for suppressing dissent.
The leaked trove was obtained by a German newspaper and shared with an international consortium of journalists that investigates offshore finance.
The Russian president arrives for meetings with Iran and Azerbaijan, just as the multinational nuclear deal with Tehran is under threat from President Trump.
Recently declassified material shows how the U.S. manipulated foreign governments through ostensibly well-meaning organizations.
Russia has become the villain in virtually every bad thing that happens, and U.S. dissidents are being treated as "fellow travelers."
Russia will ask the Security Council to send peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine, a development greeted by Germany as a new opportunity for detente.