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Putin Dials Up Anti-US Rhetoric, Keeps Mum on Re-election
President Vladimir Putin launched one of his most stinging critiques of U.S. foreign policy on Thursday, listing what he called some of the biggest betrayals in U.S.-Russia relations.
He declined to say if he would run for a fourth presidential term in an election set for March though he is expected to stand after dominating Russian politics for 18 years.
Instead, he used a high-profile televised discussion with foreign academics in southern Russia to reach back to what he regards as...