Antonov: contact leaders of the Russian Federation and the United States reaffirm that the countries need each other

Russia’s Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov

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WASHINGTON, 18 Dec. /TASS/. The presidents Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump demonstrate the importance of cooperation between Moscow and Washington. About this on Sunday said the Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov.

Speaking at a reception to mark the 210th anniversary of Russian-American relations, he reminded the guests about held on 17 December conversation between the two leaders, during which Putin thanked trump for the information from the Central intelligence Agency, which helped to prevent the attack in Saint-Petersburg. “It is obvious that this is a positive example of what can be achieved our country working together,” said Antonov.