Moscow is waiting for key appointments to the U.S. Department of State to continue the dialogue with Washington on numerous international issues, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview with a weekly program on NTV TV Channel on Feb. 12.
“[The US Secretary of State] Rex Tillerson was appointed a couple of weeks ago,” Lavrov said. “But key deputies to Rex Tillerson have not been appointed yet, and key directions of the foreign policy still have not been identified,” the minister said.
Lavrov intends discussing Ukraine and other international issues during a first contact with the U.S. Secretary of State. “In …read more
Source: Russia Beyond The Headlines