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Connections: Discussing U.S.-Russia relations

Jun 18, 2021

President Joe Biden met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday. Biden described the talks as “good, positive,” and while they discussed their disagreements, Biden says the conversation “was not done in a hyperbolic atmosphere.” Critics say Biden was too accommodating of Putin and shouldn’t have taken the meeting at all.

We hear from University of Rochester professor Randy Stone, who weighs in on U.S.-Russia relations. Our guest:

  • Randy Stone, director of the Skalny Center for Polish and Central European Studies at the University of Rochester