US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo intends to hold a meeting with the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in new York.
About this Pompeo said during a press conference, UKRINFORM reported.
“Sure, we Sergei (Lavrov – ed.) will have a great time together,” said Pompeo.
According to Secretary of state, and Lavrov need to discuss many issues, including Russian supplies of modern anti-aircraft systems s-300 to Syria. Pompeo also promised to bring Russia accountable for its harmful actions on the world stage.
“We try to find any possibility for cooperation with the Russians, looking for common ground, but we meet also a lot of places where they work against American interests and we will hold them accountable for it,” he concluded.
As reported by our website before, member countries of the European Union will soon introduce a new mechanism of imposing sanctions for the use of chemical weapons.