In turn, the Associated Press reported that U.S. Secretary of state and the head of the Russian foreign Ministry following the meeting, will hold a press conference.
WASHINGTON, 7 Dec. /TASS/. U.S. Secretary of state Michael Pompeo intends to discuss with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on December 10 in Washington, bilateral relations, arms control, the situation in Syria and Ukraine. This was reported in the Friday newspaper the Washington Post, citing representatives of the US administration.”U.S. Secretary of state Michael Pompeo and Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergei Lavrov is expected to discuss such issues causing disagreements between the two countries, as Syria, Ukraine, Venezuela, and arms control,” – said the source publication.
The last time a Russian foreign Minister visited Washington in 2017, and was adopted by the then US President Donald trump.
According to the Associated Press, the foreign Ministers will hold talks press conference. Previous personal meeting between Lavrov and Pompeo took place in September on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.On 5 December, the Russian foreign Ministry confirmed TASS reported that Lavrov’s visit to Washington 10 Dec worked.