The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Lavrov began talks with U.S. Secretary of state with unusual “ice” comments, calling the American missile attack on Syria illegal and accusing Washington of unpredictable behavior. About it reports UNIAN with reference to Reuters.
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“I’m not going to hide the fact that we have a lot of questions, given the extremely ambiguous and sometimes contradictory ideas expressed in Washington across the spectrum of bilateral and multilateral relations. And this, not to mention the recent alarming action wrongful attack against Syria,” Lavrov said.
Tillerson’s statements have been more calibrated. The Secretary of state said that his goal is “to understand the differences and why these differences exist and what are the prospects of overcoming them”. “I look forward to a very open, Frank and honest exchange of views, so we can better define U.S.-Russian relations from that moment” he said Lavrov.
As reported, on Wednesday afternoon in Moscow, held talks with U.S. Secretary Rex Tillerson and foreign Minister Lavrov. The meeting was held in extended format with the participation of representatives of the two countries ‘ delegations in the House of receptions of the MFA of Russia. Later Tillerson met with Vladimir Putin, although he said that such negotiations are not planned.