US Foreign Policy Toward Russia In Two Charts

Tyler Durden's picture

"Costs" and "Consequences"... not only has US foreign policy enabled Vladimir Putin's approval rating to surge to record highs but, perhaps more importantly, it has driven a massive wedge between the West and the rest...

It seems US "costs" are not affecting Russian support for their leader...

 

and dividing the world even more aggressively...

 

What does Obama think Putin is worried about?

 

h/t edwardnh via Gallup

Bonus Chart...