U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson arrived in Moscow for the first time as head of the American foreign Ministry. About it reports TASS.
12 April will be his talks with Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov. One of the main topics of the meeting will be a missile attack, the United States, inflicted on the night of 7 April on the airfield near HOMS under the pretext of allegedly carried out by Syrian government forces of a chemical attack in Khan Shaykhun, Idlib province.
Earlier, on 11 April, Tillerson said that Russia must make a choice between “US and sane countries on one side and Iran, Hezbollah and the regime of [Syrian President] Bashar al-Assad on the other.”
“We want to alleviate the suffering of the Syrian people. Russia could become a part of the future and an important role to play or to keep their Alliance with this group, which, in our opinion, will not serve the interests of Russia in the long term,” he said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed confidence that a number of European countries supported the US attack on the Syrian airfield shirt used by government forces to establish a relationship with the American leader Donald trump.
“Everyone wants to restore relations with the Western community after thanks to the former administration of the USA, many European countries took antaranews position during the election campaign in the United States (…) a Very good platform for consolidation — Syria, Russia, have a common enemy. Wonderful! We are willing to tolerate,” — said the Russian President.