Actually, there probably won’t be one.
Most items on notional agendas for U.S.-Russia cooperation are irrelevant or impossible to achieve, regardless of the tenor of the bilateral relationship.
Four roots of the current crisis in Western relations with Russia.
Some think the West has a Russia problem, not a Putin problem. The truth is it probably has both.
Changing demography and imperial ambitions in the near abroad may be too much for Moscow.
Putin’s plan seems to be to sit tight and await a hike in oil prices—but long periods of stagnation haven’t gone well for Moscow in the past.
It’s not as hopeless a proposition as you might think.
In all areas of human endeavor, perhaps, save one.
What Russia wants, the West simply cannot deliver.
The latest in medical technology is powerless to cure the creeping Ukraine Fatigue besetting some Western capitals. Only Kyiv can do something about it.
University administrations have leaned too far over their skis in an effort to win more guilty findings.
Don’t expect a tough line on Beijing to come out of this year’s summit.
Warsaw just purchased its first cargoes of American LNG.
Trump’s latest outburst on THAAD and trade will hardly help shore up U.S.-South Korean relations.
Today’s glut could lead to tomorrow’s supply shock.
So far, it’s grandstanding and placebo politics disguising a more moderate agenda.