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Russia urges U.S. to start finding way to resolve problems
September 11, 2017 / 5:50 PM / in 2 months

Russia urges U.S. to start finding way to resolve problems

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov urged U.S. Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon to stop destroying Russia-U.S. relations and to start finding a way to resolve their problems, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergei Ryabkov and Ambassador of Russian Federation Pavel Kuznetsov arrive to meeting with President of Finland Sauli Niinisto at the President's Official Residence Mantyniemi, Helsinki, Finland September 12, 2017. Lehtikuva/Martti Kainulainen/via REUTERS

“We called for a stop to the destruction of Russia-U.S. relations and ... to start finding solutions to resolve problems that are mounting through no fault of ours,” a statement said after Ryabkov and Shannon met in Helsinki.

Writing by Denis Pinchuk; Editing by Alison Williams

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