05 octombrie 2019

Washington's Russia policy feeds impeachment crisis

thehill.com

The political showdown in Washington over the potential impeachment of President Trump has both domestic and foreign drivers. Many observers acknowledge that deepening polarization in American politics can lead to abuses of power. Less understood is how the current crisis has been fueled by a failed Russia policy spanning several administrations. Since the disintegration of the Soviet Union in the early 1990s, a series of U.S. presidents were misled by wishful thinking and strategic naiveté [...]