U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the us government wanted to improve relations with Russia, but will closely monitor its future action, writes Bloomberg.

"We want to get better relations with Russia. At the same time, our eyes are closed," said Pompeo during his visit to the Czech Republic.

Earlier, U.S. President Donald trump said that the authorities are working with Russia on conclusion of a major "nuclear deal". He added that this is the biggest global issue currently.