About: Russia-USA relations

Global Europe 10-08-2018

More Western sanctions will be seen as ‘economic war’, Moscow warns

If the United States decides to impose more sanctions on the banking sector or on specific currencies, then Russia will regard it as an “open declaration of economic war,” Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has warned.
Global Europe 10-10-2016

Gorbachev warns of ‘dangerous point’ in US-Russia relations

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warned today (10 October) that the world has reached a "dangerous point" as tensions between Russia and the United States spike over the Syria conflict.
Global Europe 28-01-2016

Why does Patrushev warn of an American plot against Russia?

Coming from Nikolai Partushev, a senior Russian official, and former head of the intelligence service close to President Vladimir Putin, statements about an American plot against Russia have to be taken seriously, writes George Friedman for Geopolitical Futures.
Global Europe 18-08-2015

Russia’s ‘August Syndrome’ strikes again

This August, Moscow and Kyiv have escalated the conflict in eastern Ukraine and Russia seems to be anticipating larger US involvement in Ukraine, writes Stratfor, the Texas-based global intelligence company.
Global Europe 29-09-2014

Lavrov calls for another ‘reset’ of relations with Washington

Moscow called yesterday (28 September) for a "reset 2.0" in relations with the United States, saying the situation in Ukraine that had led to Western sanctions against Russia was improving thanks to Kremlin peace initiatives.