Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) and Italy's Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini (L) meet in the Kremlin in Moscow, on July 9, 2014. PHOTO / POOL/ MAXIM SHIPENKOV
The Daily Vertical is an RFE/RL video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page.
A transcript of today’s edition of The Daily Vertical can be found here.