Vladimir Putin does not know how to push Russia forward internally. Globally, appears committed to resurrecting Cold War "spheres of influence."
Prime Minister Theresa May says her government has concluded it is "highly likely" Russia is responsible for the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter.
A sanctions war created a market for high-quality cheese in Russian — where French, Italian or Swiss products were ubiquitous.
Trump and Merkel spoke by phone after Russia's Vladimir Putin boasted of an array of new weapons including a missile that can penetrate Western defense systems.
Putin boasted about new Russian nuclear weapons Thursday, but U.S. officials say none were a surprise and that Putin's rhetoric was aimed at Russian voters.