13 Apr 2017

US/Russia relations 'at a new low'

From Nine To Noon, 9:09 am on 13 April 2017

Russia and the United States have been confronting the low level of trust between them, during talks in Moscow. Kathryn Ryan talks to Ambassador Dan Fried, America's longest-serving diplomat, a former Assistant Secretary for Europe, and a former co-ordinator of US sanctions policy. In a retirement speech earlier this year he rebuked Donald Trump's "America First" approach, and lamented how what was an improbable Cold War victory in the 1980s was now under assault by Russia.