The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that he and U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson able to build relationships.
“Well… I do with all the secretaries of state were, if not friendly, then a good relationship,” said Esquire magazine.
At the same time, Lavrov denied media’s opinion about what he liked former U.S. Secretary of state Condoleezza rice. “Like? Lies! We’re just very warm and was closely associated with Condoleezza”.
In General it is recognized that diplomats from different countries can make sharp rhetoric against each other, and then to communicate properly in person.
“Generally, diplomats can talk to each other publicly the harsh words, fiercely defend the interests of their countries… And then sit together and drink,” — said Lavrov.