Moscow responded to the call for the Pentagon to communicate from a position of strength
Photo: Getty Images the Russian military is waiting for an explanation from my colleagues from the Pentagon
Sergei Shoigu believes that such dialogue is futile.
Russian military leadership of the Pentagon is waiting for clarification on statements about plans to conduct a dialogue with Russia from a position of strength. This was stated by Russian defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.
“Today in Baku at the meeting of the chief of the Russian General staff army General Valery Gerasimov with his American counterpart Joseph Denford waiting for clarification of the position of the Pentagon,” the Minister said.
Shoigu said that his Department is ready to restore cooperation with the Pentagon.
“But attempts to build a dialogue from a position of strength against Russia is futile,” – said Shoigu.
Note that today Baku will host the talks of the chiefs of defence of the Russian Federation and the United States.
As reported Корреспондент .netjust before the Pentagon chief James Mattis told the NATO allies that negotiations with Russia should be “from a position of strength”.