MOSCOW’S DETERMINED STANCE AGAINST WASHINGTON’S SKRIPAL SANCTIONS




Mustafa AY – TDO – 11.08.2018 On Friday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov made a phone call to his US counterpart to discuss legitimacy of newly-imposed Skripal sanctions. According to Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’s official remarks, FM Lavrov stressed that they refused to make concession to USA by acknowledging Skripal sanctions, which directly substantiates accusations that Washington and London made against Russia. In addition to this issue, both diplomats discussed about the situation in Syria.