January 27, 2013

Obama Buries the Reset

Walter Russell Mead, The American Interest

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Russia is a less important global player today from an American point of view and so the failure of a Russia policy isn’t as crippling as it was a generation ago. Nevertheless, the reset has failed, and we have lost the modest benefits that would come from a better relationship with Russia without being able to do anything effective about improving its policies on human rights.

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