Getting the US and Russia to work together in Syria was always going to be difficult. Now it looks as though a diplomatic solution was from the start a mirage at best and a trick at worst.
Almost every day brings news of the further breakdown in US-Russia relations. As the death toll from Russian-Syrian aerial bombardment of Aleppo climbs, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday that Moscow should be investigated for war crimes.
Washington and European capitals are increasingly willing to "reconsider" sanctions imposed on Russia following the outbreak of the Ukrainian civil war "as a way of getting a key diplomatic power broker on board" at a time when reso...
Washington and Brussels should "put aside mutual mistrust and work with Russia" to defeat Daesh (ISIL/ISIS) terrorism in Syria, an anonymous Politico poll surveying the views of European and American policy insiders reveals.
Writing in the Irish Times, former diplomat Dr. Niall Holohan called for the West to work together with Russia to solve the urgent problems facing the world, which include militant Jihadism and the potential break-up of Syria.
PARIS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday night the United States and Russia agree on the need for a diplomatic solution for Ukraine but he stressed the Russian troop buildup along the border is not helpful.