Russian president Vladimir Putin highly assesses active cooperation between the power structures of Russia and the United States. According to a RIA Novosti correspondent, Vladimir Putin thus voiced his opinion, opening the meeting with US Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld in the Kremlin on Saturday. The Russian leader remarked that collaboration between the two power structures was an important part of the bilateral cooperation, creating the necessary atmosphere of confidence between the two countries. The meeting with the US president in Shanghai contributed to the rapprochement between the power structures, including the secret services, said the Russian head of state.
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
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