Russian Deputy Foreign Minister: we must fix Russian-US ties

Russia and the United States are "doomed" to positive cooperation, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Anatoly Antonov said.

"There is much negativity in the Russian-US ties nowadays, this is regrettable. We always task ourselves with fixing this tendency … It is about the need to convince our US colleagues that equal, neighborly relations correspond to the interests of the people of both Russia and the United States," the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister stressed.

He noted that Russia and the United States support the strengthening of the international mechanism of non-proliferation.

"I believe that many of Russia’s and US strategic goals and tasks coincide. Both Russia and the United States support strengthening of the international regime of non-proliferation," Sputnik cited Antonov as saying.

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