June 29, 2012
Putin's Got U.S. Right Where He Wants It
Michael Weiss, Foreign Policy
If the Kremlin's policies toward Syria, Iran, and Afghanistan suggest that it hasn't abandoned its Cold War aspirations of competing for global influence with the West, its attempts to exert influence in what it considers its "near abroad" should shatter any doubts.
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