Following a meeting between the Russian president and NATO secretary-general George Robertson today, Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov who attended the Kremlin rendez-vous, said the next session of the standing Russia-NATO Council would take place in Brussels at the foreign minister level early this December-they will deliberate wider contacts. For his part, George Robertson made it clear that NATO will spend the remaining fortnight before the session in looking for wider Russia-NATO cooperation in the new format.
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