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Claims of 'Russian Electoral Interference' Reveal Depth of US Political Crisis

Washington Post's piece, part of a growing list of allegations by the White House and the Clinton campaign that Moscow was interfering in the US presidential race, alleged that President Putin was looking to exact "revenge" on the US for a string of color revolutions which Washington had helped to stage along Russia's borders over the last decade-and-a-half. For this, WP claimed, the Kremlin was using Donald Trump, who has helped to spread a mood of protest and discontent in US society...


US election 2016: American reputation at stake

... Clinton blames Trump for alleged links to Russian president Putin and even calls him Putin’s ‘puppet’. The Hillary campaign extensively uses character assassination techniques against Trump. An interesting point in the US presidential elections is related to succession of power. Bush Sr. and Bush Jr., father and son served as the presidents of the US. Bill Clinton was the president. Now his wife Hillary Clinton is just a step away from the White House. It is absolutely lawful and there is nothing wrong with that family members become presidents. Nevertheless, there might be a question: it doesn’t look good, does it? Such precedents may ...


Ode to Empire: Russian Lawmaker Lambasts Clinton's Article on US Exceptionalism

Konstantin Kosachev, head of the Russian Upper House's Foreign Affairs Committee, harshly criticized Hillary Clinton's article in Time magazine, titled "Why America is exceptional." He decried the all-American panegyric as a "perfect example of propaganda pertaining to social, racial, national, religious or linguistic superiority." ...


U.S. Diplomacy in the Shackles of Election Politics

... elect its new president. According to many politicians and observers, the campaign is unprecedentedly vicious, while the confrontation with Russia emerges perhaps as one of the key issues. However, no matter who wins the race – either Democrat Hillary Clinton or Republican Donald Trump – Washington and Moscow will have to construct a pragmatic dialogue since it affects both their own wellbeing and global security, comments former Russian Foreign Minister and RIAC President Igor Ivanov ...


Electing an American President: What the Polls Don’t Tell

American Presidential elections are approaching in November, and are getting more attention than normal this year because of two unusually high profile and controversial candidates: Hillary Clinton (Democrat) and Donald Trump (Republican). Polls as of mid-September suggest a close race. But while polls report voter preferences, it is important to understand that winning also depends on two other issues: first, which voters actually ...


U.S.-Russia Relations and the U.S. Presidential Election

It is usually easier to achieve an agreement with experienced professionals Less than four months remain before America elects its President; the dramatic struggle has entered its final phase. Judging by the latest polls, Hillary Clinton of the Democratic Party is well ahead of GOP’s Donald Trump. If no unforeseen circumstances interfere with the election campaign before November, we can expect that the forty fifth president of the United States of America – ...


U.S. Elections: Is It Time to Choose the China Patterns?

Interview with Michael Tomasky Michael Tomasky, Special Correspondent for The Daily Beast and Editor of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas , shares his opinion on Donald Trump’s and Hillary Clinton’s election campaigns, as well as his thoughts on the future of Russia-U.S. relations. Tomasky is the author of Left for Dead: The Life, Death, and Possible Resurrection of Progressive Politics in America (1996), and of Hillary's ...


"Hillary Is the Worst Option": How Moscow Sees American Politics

... It’s not a central issue, but maybe candidates could use it in swing states, where many Eastern Europeans [who are generally skeptical of Russia] live. So I don’t hear any expectations of this, especially since there’s a good chance that Hillary Clinton will become the Democratic candidate. I think there’s a widespread view that with Hillary there would be no chance at all. For her and for her team, since the 1990s, Russia is a failure. One of the biggest failures of Bill Clinton ...


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  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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