Donald Trump is an avowed admirer of Russian President Vladimir Putin, who sees himself as a brilliant dealmaker. As he settles in following his inauguration, the newly seated U.S. president will likely be tempted to seek a grand bargain with the Kremlin to transform sour relations between Washington and Moscow into cooperation in the worldâs major trouble spots. That could be a terrible mistake with divisive consequences for transatlantic relations.
The United Statesâ European allies are rightly alarmed at the possibility of a Yalta-style deal that would redraw the Continentâs geopolitics with dire consequences for the European Union and its eastern …read more
Source: European Voice