The head of European diplomacy Federica Mogherini admit the possibility of the loss of the United States as a world leader. She stated this in an interview with European Alliance of leading periodicals (LENA), excerpts of which publishes Welt.
According to her, today more than ever, American society is polarized and has a serious potential for conflict. “If the world’s largest democracy is internal tension, it can become a destabilizing factor for the rest of the world,” said Mogherini at the conclusion of his visit to Washington.
Earlier, on 15 December last year, Mogherini admitted the possibility of uniting the efforts of the EU and Russia in opposition to the plans of the elected President of the USA of Donald trump to cancel a nuclear deal with Iran.
At the same time, she expressed doubt that Washington will agree to big deal with Russia on the Syrian and the Ukrainian question, with the deletion of this process, the European Union.
Commenting on this statement, the official Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov ruled out the possibility of joint opposition to Europe and Russia to the policy of the President of the United States Donald trump. “Of course, one can hardly agree with the idea that you can be friends against someone, if you keep in mind that these dangerous conclusions,” he said.