The American Ambassador to Russia complained to their Russian language

Jon Meade Huntsman

New US Ambassador to Russia John huntsman said in an interview with his daughter in the morning show Fox & Friends about the success in learning the Russian language.

“My colleagues in the Embassy here told me that I speak Russian with Chinese accent,” he said.

The daughter of a diplomat and part-time journalist Abby huntsman suggested that, probably, Russian — the most difficult language of them that he ever had to learn.

The new US Ambassador and his wife, Mary Kay, arrived in Moscow on 2 October. Huntsman previously served as Ambassador in China and Singapore, was assistant Deputy Minister of trade of the USA for East Asia and the Pacific.

The huntsman is fluent in Chinese.