U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson has done “tremendous work” on the negotiations in which he took part in the last few days in Italy and Russia. As reported RIA Novosti, such opinion was expressed by the President of the United States Donald trump at a press conference after talks with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.
“I want to note the remarkable work done by the Secretary of state Rex Tillerson to strengthen the unity of NATO, as well as his visit to Moscow to promote U.S. security interests and our allies. He did a great job,” said the American leader.
Tillerson talks in Moscow trump called successful, stressing that the important to their results. “I think he was a successful meeting in Russia, we’ll see what the results are, important is the results, not just talk,” said trump, adding that the encounter was “even better than I expected.”
According to him, relations between the US and Russia are on “may be the lowest in the history level,” however, trump has expressed hope that they improve. “Russia is a strong country, we are very, very strong, will see how it all goes,” said the US President.
He also added that it would be fine, if the United States along with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russia. “It would be great if we got along with Putin and Russia. This can happen, but maybe not, maybe just the opposite,” — said the owner of the White house.
He added that he would like “to have good relations with all.”
U.S. Secretary of state in recent days held talks in Lucca (Italy) with colleagues at the G7, as well as in Moscow. In the Russian capital, he met with President Vladimir Putin and foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.