The minority who believe Russia is an ally against Islamist extremism were outnumbered more than three to one.
Posts Tagged: Russia
The Prime Minister also sets out how Britain is tackling the migration crisis and Russian attempts to destabilise the Balkans.
Plus: Hammond’s blunder. Peers’ folly. Stephen Hawking is not, repeat not, controlled by MI5. And: my inner Mary Whitehouse meets Katie Hopkins’ slack vagina.
The Foreign Secretary criticises its actions in the Ukraine and elsewhere, but says that none the less there is no new Cold War.
Our bilateral relationship is at its most strained since the end of the Cold War. But we should try none the less to work with the country on as many levels as possible.
Plus: Is Hammond’s deficit reduction strategy right? Is Trump a good or bad thing? And should May call a snap election?
They have the capacity to make a larger contribution to Europe’s defence. They should do so.
The President targeted the Arizona Senator with stinging criticism during the campaign. McCain’s revenge has only just begun.
We should not only meet our spending minimum, but exceed it in order to maximise our vital strategic and tactical needs.
The fantasy that the Kremlin is more sinned against than sinning was once the preserve of Corbyn’s hard left. We should stop the rot.
It’s often been overrated, but its pre-war golden age bears striking similarities to Putin’s approach today.
The Government’s foreign policy may deliver a good departure from the EU and stronger relations with the US, but we must have economic reform.
“German intelligence has warned that the Kremlin seeks to influence this year’s elections.” Fallon’s speech on Russia: full text
“We hope that it abides by the Minsk agreements, curbs the reckless military activity, and ditches the misinformation.”
WATCH: “On sanctions for Russia, we believe they should continue.” That May-Trump White House press conference in full.
The Prime Minister grinds out her points on NATO and Russia, while Trump is riled by a question from the BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg.
WATCH: “With President Putin, my advice is to ‘engage but beware’.” May’s speech to the Republicans.
“We should not jeopardise the freedoms…brought to Eastern Europe by accepting his claim that it is now in his sphere of influence.”