According to Anthony Blinken, the American President during his conversation with Vladimir Putin will insist on the territorial integrity of Ukraine
The main topic of the upcoming talks between the presidents of the United States and Russia will be the situation around Ukraine. According to Reuters, this was stated by the head of the US Department of State Anthony Blinken.
According to him, Joe Biden intends to tell Vladimir Putin that the United States will certainly insist on the territorial integrity of Ukraine and will oppose any “ aggressive steps Russia '' on this issue.
Blinken also said that Biden intends to inform the Russian president that he expects more stable and predictable relations between the two countries.
Earlier, the US Secretary of State said that the negotiations between the presidents of Russia and the United States will be held “ in the very near future. '' At the same time, the head of the foreign policy department did not specify in what format this conversation will take place.
On Friday, December 3, the Russian presidential aide for foreign policy Yuri Ushakov said that the date of the meeting had already been agreed. , however, it is necessary to wait for clarification of all the parameters of the negotiations with Washington. Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov advised to wait for the meeting “ at any moment. ''
Peskov also noted that the topics of conversation between the presidents would be the situation in Ukraine and Russia's relations with NATO. “ Naturally, Ukraine '' a lot of controversy around Ukraine & raquo;, & mdash; he appreciated. Ushakov said that Putin and Biden will also discuss the situation in Afghanistan, Libya, Syria and Iran. Subscribe to YouTube RBC Live broadcasts, videos and recordings of programs on our YouTube channel