Parallel paralyses of UK, US on display
The two great Anglo-Saxon democracies have sharp structural differences — a parliamentary party system versus a constitutional republic — yet both have ground to a screeching halt.
Cold War, World War III unlikely, but Russian experts disagree on Putin's foreign-policy plan
Is the United States embroiled in a new Cold War with Russia? On the verge of WWIII? As Washington imposes new economic sanctions on Moscow and the two countries barely missed a confrontation in Syria, these questions are being debated as hotly in Russia as in America.