The U.S. permanent representative to the UN, Nikki Haley commented on previously made statements noting that the United States treat Russia as well as to other countries.
“We treat Russia like any other country,” said Haley in a conversation with CNN.
She noted that the U.S. is ready to cooperate with Russia on issues such as the fight against ISIS*.
Haley stressed that the President of the United States Donald trump criticized her for her previous statements.
Haley earlier said that the United States can trust Russia.
The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Maria Zakharova said that the distrust is complex, and the feeling of distrust can be overcome through the checkout.
* “Islamic state” (ISIS) is a terrorist group banned in Russia.