Lavrov invited Boris Johnson to Moscow


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The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov invited to Moscow my colleague from the UK Boris Johnson, said Deputy Minister Vladimir Titov, reports RIA “Novosti”.

“The English Minister is the invitation of our Minister to come to Moscow. There is an answer: in principle, Yes, but it is necessary to choose the right time,” he said.

Titov also expressed the opinion that the meeting of foreign Ministers of the two countries may take after the improvement in relations between the two countries, stressing that “the ball is in their court”.

He also mentioned that he visited London in the second half of January, where you can take part in the discussion of the situation in Syria as “British… to the subject displayed a marked interest.” However, Titov said that the U.S. was able to achieve a greater understanding than with the British side.

Earlier it was reported that Johnson was convinced of the need to act tough with Russia.