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Washington's Cold War Containment Strategy Is Still Alive and Well

Jan 23, 2017 | 09:30 GMT
Washington's Cold War Containment Strategy Is Still Alive and Well
Crimeans wave the Russian flag as they celebrate in Sevastopol on March 16, 2015. There's a new U.S. president, but Washington's policy of containing Russia is still very much in force.
(ALEXANDER AKSAKOV/Getty Images)

A new U.S. president has been sworn into office, and with the change in leadership will no doubt come adjustments to Washington's relationships with several countries -- perhaps most of all Russia. U.S. President Donald Trump campaigned on the promise of increasing cooperation with Moscow, particularly on the Syrian battlefield....

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