The Kremlin has resigned itself to having to deal with an interlocutor that is deaf and dumb. Russia is preparing for the worst.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan was speaking to Vladimir Putin and the media – but his message was for Washington.
Both Russia and NATO will be adversaries as long as Washington dictates Europe’s security policies. The U.S. refuses to recognize Russia’s legitimate security interests and that creates tensions.
ExtraTime with Peter Lavelle: “The west again shows itself to be petty and narrow-minded.”