There's apparently not going to be any new reset. Moscow retaliates against new sanctions by ordering the United States diplomatic missions in Russia be drastically slashed.
On the Power Vertical Briefing, we look at the deteriorating Russian-American relationship and what we can expect next.
Joining me is RFE/RL's News Editor Steve Gutterman.
NOTE: The Power Vertical Briefing is a short look ahead to the stories expected to make news in Russia in the coming week. It is hosted by Brian Whitmore, author of The Power Vertical blog, and appears on Mondays.