The diplomatic reaction of Russia to the Iraqi war experienced a tough-relaxed and again tough process. with tough reaction as the basic tune. Presently, the scramble between Russia and the United States has shifted to the post-Iraqi war arrangements. The remendous economic losses incurred, the fiasco of Russian foreign economic strategy and the serios conflict between Russia and the United States in international strategies have determined the basic stance of Russian diplomacy. Erroneous judgement of the situation was also an unnegleigible factor leading to the radical Russian response. Taking he general situation as a whole, Russia will have to seek compromise and cooperation with the United States in the future. However, due to the conflict of international strategic interests, the common points between the two countries are on the decline and divergences are on the increase. The scramble between them will persist for a long period of time. Within a short period to come, the international strategic environment for Russia will worsen. A difficult period has set in for Russian diplomacy.