An American spy working undercover in Moscow is tackled and beaten at the gates of the U.S. Embassy. A Russian fighter jet flies within 30 feet of a U.S. Navy ship. Russian intelligence agencies hack into an American political party, and soon afterward embarrassing emails become public.
The same Russian government that invaded and annexed Ukrainian territory in Crimea is now bombing women and children in Syria to back a ruthless ally’s bid to remain in power, according to American officials.
Is this what a new Cold War looks like?