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Cooling Relations Between the U.S. and Russia

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Cooling Relations Between the U.S. and Russia

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Cooling Relations Between the U.S. and Russia

Cooling Relations Between the U.S. and Russia

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President George Bush and Russian President Vladimir Putin enjoy good personal relations, but there's a deepening chill between Moscow and Washington.

Guests:

Stephen Sestanovich, George F. Kennan senior fellow for Russian and Eurasian studies; council on foreign relations

Rep. Tom Lantos (D-CA), ranking Democrat on the House International Relations Committee; founding co-chairman of the congressional human rights caucus

Nicholas Gvosdev, editor of The National Interest (a foreign policy magazine)