a Specific timeline for the next meeting on strategic stability between Russia and the United States are being worked out, said to RIA Novosti, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov. The corresponding agreement to continue the dialogue was reached on January 16 during Russian-American consultations.
the Diplomat recalled that the idea of forming such a Council has nominated Russian President Vladimir Putin at the meeting with the President of the United States Donald trump in Helsinki in July 2018, reports RIA Novosti.
As said Anatoly Antonov, popular topics of conversation at first would be projects in the field of chemical and food industry, pharmaceuticals and digital technologies – in the areas not affected by the us sanctions.
the Diplomat added that despite the negative impact of the sanctions Washington business community adapt to the political situation, as evidenced by the increase in bilateral trade. By the end of 2019 it exceeded 28 billion dollars — half a billion more than the previous year (for example, earlier it became known that Russia for Americans, the second most important supplier of oil and petroleum products).
Some of the recent sanctions against the “Nord stream-2” and against the Crimea. Discusses sanctions because of cooperation with Venezuela (against the company “Rosneft”). As said the foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov to the Washington threats all have long been accustomed.