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Malaysian Airlines disaster: Local expert believes U.S. will sanction Russia

A local expert on Russia’s foreign affairs believes that Thursday’s Malaysia Airlines disaster could lead to more hostile relations between the U.S. and Russia — and the deployment of more U.S. troops to bases in the Baltic region.

  • icon Posted: July 17

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