Russia and the United States entered a period comparable to the cold war. On Tuesday, 5 December, Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Ryabkov, RIA Novosti reported.
According to the diplomat, during the presidency of Donald trump relations between the two countries has not improved, “the current situation is extremely complex, difficult”.
“One of the unique features of the period experienced in our relations with the United States, is the lack of a coherent and, most importantly, recognized by both sides of the game rules, no algorithm, to which it would be possible to resort to crisis management,” — said Ryabkov.
The Deputy Minister noted that the Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, “almost in a daily mode maintains a dialogue with the United States.” “This is not a figure of speech, but an actual state of Affairs,” — said the diplomat.