In regard to the US, Russia will conduct stable and predictable politics, said Russian President Vladimir Putin during a meeting with US Secretary of State Colin Powell in Moscow today. He added that relations between the two countries are strong, which permits the US and Russia to overcome present differences, according to Rosbalt quoting the president's press service.
Putin also emphasized that Russia highly values the development of bilateral relations and Colin Powell's visit only reinforces that attitude. During the first-half of the day, Powell met with Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov.
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities