In the Federation Council noted that it did not expect from the team trump of 180 degrees
The head of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev said that Moscow hopes for a pragmatic approach newly in the White house Donald trump.
Commenting on statements by representatives of the team trump the Senate, in particular, statements of the candidate for the position of head of the us Department of Rex Tillerson, regarding Russia, Kosachev stressed that no one expected from the new US administration of 180 degrees, reports “Russian Dialogue,” citing TASS.
Nevertheless, the Russian side expects that the position of elected President of the USA is pragmatic, and he will try to find ways to communicate with Moscow.
Recall, Rex Tillerson, speaking in the Senate, said that Washington does not recognize the reunification of the Crimean Peninsula with the Russian Federation. Moreover, he believes that the United States had to help the Kiev military strength .
In addition, Tillerson doesn’t think the U.S. side should abandon policy of sanctions against Moscow.
According to Tillerson, Russia for the USA is not a friend, nor an enemy. The parties must seek common ground for cooperation, despite all the contradictions.