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German Foreign Minister and Former MI6 Boss: US-Russia Tensions Now More Dangerous than During the Cold War

Preface: I will add quotes from U.S. intelligence officials and Russia experts as I receive them. Germany’s Foreign Minister – Frank-Walter Steinmeier – wrote earlier this month that tension between the US and Russia is worse than during the Cold War: It’s a fallacy to think that this is like the Cold War. The current times are different and more dangerous. The head of Britain’s intelligence service, MI6 – Sir John Sawyers – agreed yesterday: We are moving into an era that is as dangerous, if not more dangerous, as the cold war because we do not have that focus on a strategic relationship between Moscow and Washington.
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