New dialogue between Russia and NATO?

“There was broad agreement yesterday that NATO should convene a new meeting of the NATO-Russia Council before our next summit in July,” NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters on Friday on the sidelines of a meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Brussels. (Russia Today)

Two days of talks between Nato foreign ministers in Brussels ahead of the alliance’s biennial summit this summer have been dominated by a Franco-German push for some form of tentative rapprochement with Russia in the form of a meeting of the Nato Russia council during the summit, even as plans to reinforce the alliance’s eastern flank are being finalised. (Financial Times)