Biden expressed hope for progress in negotiations with Russia

“I & nbsp; always count on & nbsp; negotiations and & nbsp; & nbsp; progress & raquo;, & nbsp; & mdash quotes the American leader of TASS.

The head of the White House told Putin that if the situation in Ukraine aggravates, serious sanctions will be imposed and the United States and its NATO allies will increase their presence in Europe.

Biden stressed that & nbsp; in the & nbsp; course upcoming negotiations with & nbsp; Russia, the parties will discuss mutual concerns. In & nbsp; the answer to & nbsp; the question of & nbsp; whether & nbsp; can & nbsp; be followed by sanctions in & nbsp; against Moscow, if the & nbsp; & nbsp; Russian troops remain at the & nbsp; border, the president said that & nbsp; did not & nbsp; intend to discuss the details of the negotiations publicly.

Putin threatened Biden with a complete rupture of relations in the event of new sanctions against Russia said that & nbsp; the Russian authorities will take measures to & nbsp; prevent threats to their security if the United States and & nbsp; NATO do not & nbsp; listen to & nbsp; Moscow's proposals. He & nbsp; emphasized that & nbsp; the Foreign Ministry will not & nbsp; allow to “ roll up initiatives in & nbsp; endless discussions. ''

According to the minister, Russia's proposals for & nbsp; security guarantees are aimed at & nbsp; creation and & nbsp; legalization of a new system of agreements based on the & nbsp; principle of refusing & nbsp; attempts to achieve military superiority.

December 28 & nbsp; State Department Press Secretary Ned Price said that & nbsp; in the & nbsp; negotiations with & nbsp; RF on January 10 & nbsp; the United States intends to act from & nbsp; a containment position on & nbsp; the situation in & nbsp; Ukraine. According to & nbsp; he said, the Russian side knows that & nbsp; among the proposals put forward are those unacceptable for & nbsp; the United States and & nbsp; European allies.

Russia and & nbsp; against the background of tension around & nbsp; Ukraine are planning to hold a meeting in & nbsp; 10 & nbsp; January 10 & nbsp; the format of strategic dialogue at the & nbsp; level of representatives of the Foreign Ministries. A meeting of the Russia-NATO Council is scheduled for & nbsp; 12 & nbsp; January, a multilateral meeting is to take place at the & nbsp; OSCE site a day later.



Leave a Reply