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Castle comments on current political climate between U.S. and Russia

majorie castleOn October 3, new U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr. was told by Russian President Vladimir Putin that the relationship between the two nations must improve. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said "We hope, of course, that led by the new ambassador, the U.S. diplomatic mission will be able to make substantial contribution to restoring our relations from the damage done by Washington's actions." Marjorie Castle, associate professor lecturer of political science and expert in Russian politics, said although it's possible the remarks from the Kremlin are intended to signal a new willingness to cooperate, that's probably not the case. Keep reading

Last Updated: 7/17/19