U.S. Secretary of state Tillerson was not allowed to finish his speech at the meeting with Lavrov, interrupting in mid-sentence
U.S. Secretary of state Tillerson Rex was not allowed to finish opening remarks during the first meeting with the head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov.
Attention to this fact drew the reporters present at the meeting, reports “Russian conversation”.
“Thank you, Mr. Lavrov, I am also pleased to see you,” he managed to say Tillerson, after which the organizers of the meeting interrupted him and asked the media to leave.
However, before leaving, the journalists managed to ask a few more questions. In particular, Sergei Lavrov asked, concerned about whether the Kremlin “turbulence” in the White house and whether it affects the mutual relations.
What Lavrov said: “You have to understand that we are not interfering in the internal Affairs of other States”.
He also explained that during the negotiations intend to understand how to build work with the new administration of the White house.
Earlier it was reported that Tillerson called one condition under which the United States will cooperate with Russia.
It was also noted that Lavrov told what to talk to with his U.S. counterpart during the first meeting.