New US Secretary of state Rex Tillerson is a strong negotiator, who was able to produce on the Russian side. It is reported RIA Novosti citing a source in the diplomatic office.
According to the interlocutor Agency, the head of the state Department — a strong charismatic, who brilliantly negotiates. His predecessor, John Kerry, on the background of the new head office looks much weaker.
Also present at the talks, the diplomats told the Agency that the heads of the diplomatic departments 99 percent of the time devoted to the discussion of the Syrian problem, only slightly touching on Ukraine and other issues.
Tillerson met with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on 12 April. Press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that the parties “very thoroughly” discussed issues of the Syrian settlement. “The President outlined our vision of the current situation and its development prospects. Can be called constructive, the fact that you can otfiksirovat understanding of the need to maintain dialogue to resolve issues”, — said the representative of the head of state.