Great overview by Bloomberg, as usual. You will find some development by former European leaders. In some case before Georgia 2008 or with close personal relationships. After 2008- you find mostly a new ”Cold War” in the relationships with the major European and US leaders.
Macron can be an ice breaker with his ambitious leadership and pragmatic view. Remember also the historical connections Russia Soviet France.
In the end we should have Blair on the list. With his remarkable relations to Putin, even after the special prepared invasion of Iraq.
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