The situation with the arrest of Russian departmenet in the United States comment on «the highwaymen», said the foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov. So he responded to media reports that White house officials to expect from Moscow «something in return». According to him, it is «daylight robbery».
The situation with the Russian diplomatic property in U.S. is «daylight robbery», said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov. He commented on the statements of several officials of the White house, waiting from Moscow «something in return», reports «Interfax».
«If so, then this is robbery in broad daylight. The highwaymen some, it turns out, commented on the situation. How is it — to take away property that is assigned to the bilateral intergovernmental ratified the document, and to get her back, act on the principle «what’s mine is mine and what is yours — divide», — said Lavrov at the meeting with journalists in Minsk.
He also noted that Russophobia in the US adds confidence that Washington and Moscow can agree on major international issues.
«Such a zealous attitude to seeking out some hidden channels of Russia’s influence on what is happening in the United States, it clearly does not subside, to my great regret, and it adds confidence that we will be able in international relations to establish normal cooperation, in the interests of all, without exception, of the country», — quotes its words of RIA Novosti.
Earlier media reports citing a senior official in the White house said that the US does not plan to return to Russia, two of the arrested object of diplomatic property, yet will not receive «something in return».
Monday, 17 July, Washington will host the talks, Russian Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and U.S. Undersecretary of state for political Affairs Thomas Shannon. Hand raised, in particular, the question of departmenti. From the results of the negotiations will depend on whether Moscow will take retaliatory measures or not.