The head of US intelligence nat: Putin wants to see Russia as a great power
US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said that the main goal of Putin is to make Russia a great power in the eyes of Washington.
“Vladimir Putin sees Russia as a great country, a great power. Their main goal is to the United States to treat Russia as a great power, “he said at a conference in New York’s Council on Foreign Affairs.
In addition, Clapper said that Russia and the United States is now extremely bad attitude. The two countries can not agree on a common decision on certain issues. However, she and the other side is trying to do everything that depends on it.