Barack Obama has cancelled his travel plans for a summit in Moscow. Vladimir Putin has been left very much indifferent. Mark Owen and his panel discuss what this means on a wider scale - given these two powers have a hand in every developing story worldwide.
Oleg KOBTZEFF, Professor at the American University of Paris/Specialist of Russia and the geopolitics of the Mediterranean
Laurie DUNDON, Former state department official/ Senior Fellow, Partnership for a Secure America
Elena SERVETTAZ, Journalist at RFI/ Russia Specialist
John LAUGHLAND, Director of studies at Institute of Democracy & Cooperation in Paris
John GIZZI, Chief Political Columnist and White House Correspondent for News Max
Programme prepared and produced by David Boratav, Mary Colombel, Dheepthi Namasivayam and Diaraye Bah