Freeland backed out of the deal with Russia for the lifting of sanctions against her
The foreign Minister of Canada Chrystia Freeland
Chrystia Freeland has rejected Russia’s proposal to lift the ban on visits to Russia in exchange for the lifting by Canada of sanctions.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Canada Chrystia Freeland refused to make a deal with Russia for the lifting of the ban on entry to Russia, reports The Globe and Mail.
According to the publication, Freeland has resolutely rejected Russia’s proposal to lift the ban on visits to Russia in exchange for the lifting by Canada of the economic and visa sanctions imposed over the annexation of Crimea in 2014.
Director of public relations office Freeland Joe Pickerel assured that Canada does not intend to apply the principle of “quid Pro quo” in this question.
“There will be no quid pro quo (quid Pro quo) for the aggression and illegal actions on their part, noted Pickerel .
Recall, January 10 Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau appointed Freeland to head the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the country.
Later it became known that Freeland is in the lists of persons banned entry to Russia.
Moscow has expressed readiness to remove personal sanctions with the newly appointed Minister of foreign Affairs of Canada in exchange for mutual concessions.