Fri, July 10, 2009

Obama's first visit to Russia

Analysis: Obama appeals to skeptical Russians

After reaching out to the Islamic world in speeches in Turkey and Egypt, President Barack Obama sought once more to speak directly to the hearts and minds of another audience: the Russian public. Full story

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Timeline of U.S.-Russian Relations

A glance at major events in U.S.-Russian relations from 1922 when the USSR was born (Russia is by far the largest member) to the year of 2009.

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