Bloomberg: Kremlin dissatisfied with the political crises in the United States, preventing the Trump to establish relations with Putin
The Kremlin’s growing discontent with the fact that the President of the United States Donald trump because of allegations of his links with Russia and talk about the possible impeachment “can not establish a normal working relationship” with Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to the Agency Bloomberg, citing a senior Kremlin official.
Moscow is concerned that the presidency trump accompany political crises, Intrusive associated with Russia. “His fate is looking increasingly uncertain for Kremlin politicians,” writes Bloomberg citing two people familiar with the situation. This makes it impossible to address key questions about the conflict in Syria and the lifting of sanctions over Ukraine.
“Hope slowly evaporating,” said Fyodor Lukyanov, head of the Council on foreign and defense policy of the Russian Federation non – governmental organization, which advises the Kremlin. In the case of the impeachment of trump and his replacement by Vice-President Mike Pence, a “very conservative and very aggressive” toward Russia would be “completely impossible” to deal with the United States, said the analyst.
Joke Putin that Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is not shared to find out trump secrets with the secret services, the us Agency attributed to “black humor”.
In Moscow, there is the view that, “given the complex position of the trump, it makes no sense to continue a serious dialogue,” said Andrei Kortunov, who heads the Russian international Affairs Council research group, created by the Kremlin. According to Kortunov, concerns about trump’s impeachment are growing. “In Moscow there are people who take seriously such a possibility,” he said.
In Russia, more and more feel that the opponents of the trump plan to survive, said Oleg Morozov, a former senior Kremlin official, who now works in the international Affairs Committee of the state Duma. “The war against it will continue until the last bullet”, he concluded.
The head of VTB Andrey Kostin told CNBC: “this tramp may not establish any policy in relation to Russia, because American officials of any meeting with the Russian Ambassador or Minister for foreign Affairs are considered almost as a crime.” Costin added: “I don’t know what they want – a nuclear war between two superpowers or something?”
The head of Sberbank German Gref saidthat the relationship between the U.S. and Russia have deteriorated to such an extent that any bilateral contacts are the reason for “paranoia”.
Putin and trump can first meet at the summit of “Big twenty” on 7-8 July in Germany.
In the US the investigation of the RF interference in the elections
In the United States for several months, conducted an investigation regarding possible Russian interference in presidential elections. In February of this year from-for suspicions in relations with the Russian Federation was forced to resign in the resignation of the adviser of the US President for national security Michael Flynn.
After that, the Washington Post reported that President trump Lavrov handed over top secret information on terrorist
grouping “Islamic state”*, which did not open
even the allies. The newspaper cited officials, according to which
act trump threatened the U.S. cooperation “with an ally
having the ability to get information about what is happening inside the IG*.
According to media reports, the secret information concerned the plans of the militants of the “Islamic state” blow up that plane and was received from an Israeli spy in the ranks of the IG*.
Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov called the publication media
that trump allegedly Lavrov handed over secret information, “full
nonsense”, the official representative of Russian foreign policy
Ministry Maria Zakharova – “fake”, and the assistant at trump national
security Herbert McMaster said that the President has not made
any violations, sharing these data.
*Islamic state (ISIS, ISIL, DAISH) is a terrorist group banned in Russia.