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Cutting the Salami With Putin

Allan Topol | Posted 11.30.2013 | World
Allan Topol

Imagine a large salami in the center of a table. First, Putin offers to cut the salami down the middle. He takes out his knife and cuts it. Then puts one half in his bag. He looks at the remaining salami on the table and says, "Now let's talk about how we'll divide the salami."

Kerry To See Russian Foreign Minister

Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

By MATTHEW LEE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — A State Department official says President Barack Obama is sending Secretary of State John...

Russia: Syria Chemical Weapons Evidence Not Good Enough

AP | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

MOSCOW — Russia's foreign minister said Saturday that the evidence put forth by the United States of chemical weapons use in Syria apparently do...

Russia, Arab League Offer To Broker Syria Peace Talks

AP | Posted 02.20.2013 | World

MOSCOW -- Russia and the Arab League offered Wednesday to broker talks between the Syrian government and the opposition to end the country's two-year ...

Warm Welcome For Russian Envoy Amid Shelling In Syria

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 04.08.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Days after blocking a U.S.-backed peace plan at the U.N., senior Russian officials pushed for reforms Tuesday during an emergency meeti...