Our Relations with Washington on the Verge of Descending into an Armed Confrontation: Moscow’s Perspective

Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Ryabkov confirmed that Russian-American relations are on the verge of sliding into the abyss of armed confrontation, and that Moscow supports these relations in order to prevent them from sliding into the abyss.

On Thursday, Ryabkov said on Channel One: “We are working to maintain relations with the United States so as not to slide into the abyss of open armed conflict, as we are standing on the edge of the abyss.”

He added: “We are literally ready to use every means available to us to ensure that no party can encroach on the security of the country and the security of its president and the Russian political leadership.”

He concluded: “There are channels through which contacts are made, including as needed at the political level.”

Source: TASS

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