Offence is the best defence: that was the message given out loud and clear by former KGB boss and present Russian President Vladimir Putin November 24 at the joint press conference with European Union leaders in Helsinki, Finland. The European Union and Russia conferred for a day in a “friendly atmosphere” but ending only with pledges to reach a new cooperation agreement "as soon as possible."Putin although looked a bit irritated put up a brave face and counter attacked the barrage of ...

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