Moscow hopes that the U.S. will not join with Russia into confrontation. As stated by the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov in published on Monday of interview to the magazine “international life” , you need to work to minimize the damage from the American sanctions.
“As for confrontation, I wouldn’t have far to go. I hope that confrontation will not happen, he said. — We will work to minimize the damage from the incident”.
Sergei Ryabkov also stressed that the Democratic party of the United States for many years undermined the possibility of restoration of relations of Moscow and Washington.