Eastern Europe News

Tillerson Visiting Moscow Amid Fresh Tensions

A proxy battle with Russia in Syria and multiple Russia-related investigations in the U.S. will follow Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Moscow next week on a trip designed to test the Trump administration’s hopes for closer ties to the former Cold War foe.

Tillerson will make the first visit to Russia by a Trump administration official just days after the U.S. launched cruise missiles against an air base in Syria, where Russia’s military is on the ground propping up its ally, President Bashar Assad. Until Thursday, the U.S. had avoided striking Assad’s forces, largely out of concern about being pulled into a military conflict with Russia…

To Read More Visit Associated Press

Related articles

Putin Proposed Internationally Supervised Referendum In East Ukraine To Trump At Summit

L Todd Wood

Hungary To Launch New Nationwide Anti-Soros Plan

L Todd Wood

1.8 Million Iraqis Still Displaced A Year After Defeat Of ISIS In Iraq


Subscribe to our evening newsletter to stay informed during these challenging times!!