Here Is What Trump Can Gain from Meeting with Putin

Here Is What Trump Can Gain from Meeting with Putin

There is a time-tested playbook for improving relations with Russia: arms-control agreements.

Extending New START and revitalizing the INF would make this Helsinki Summit as significant as the Helsinki Summit of 1975, which helped end the Cold War.

Dr. Lawrence J. Korb is a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress, and served as assistant secretary of defense from 1981 through 1985.

Image: Russian servicemen drive S-400 missile air defence systems during the Victory Day parade, marking the 73rd anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two, at Red Square in Moscow, Russia May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin