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US election: New president to face chilly relations with Cold War rivals Russia
For all the bluster and bravado, accusations and denials over tapes and emails, there was a quiet but deadly serious issue raised in the second US presidential debate: what to do about Syria and, more broadly, how to counter Russia in that blighted nation and other places.
- By chief foreign correspondent Philip Williams
In the past few weeks there has been a steady deterioration in relations between the West and…