Tillerson reminded Lavrov about the need for the implementation of the Minsk agreements
U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson, during a meeting with the Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov, urged Russia to fulfill the Minsk agreements, according to a statement by R. Tillerson, published on the White house website.
Rex W. Tillerson said that the US will defend the interests of his country and its allies.
“The issues on which we do not agree, the United States will defend the interests of the US and its allies. At that time, as we seek common ground, we expect that Russia will fulfill its obligations under the Minsk agreements and work towards de-escalation of violence in Ukraine”, – said in a statement.