A proud, struggling friend needs our aid: As political battles rage in Moscow, Bill Clinton has taken the advice of a discredited predecessor and pledged more help to Russia. Richard Nixon sets out the thinking that has become American policy

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The former US President recently returned from his third trip to Russia in three years. This is an abridged version of an article first published in the 'New York Times'.

By Richard Nixon, distributed by New York Times Syndication Sales