Users of social networks asked the U.S. Ambassador to Moscow John Tefft about his food preferences and favorite Russian dish.
"I had lunch, but unfortunately, in today's menu was not my favorite Russian dumplings with sour cream!" he replied to his readers participating in the session "question-answer" on Facebook, reports RIA " Novosti ". John Tefft was the United States Ambassador to the Russian Federation in September 2014. Tefft has repeatedly criticized Russia's policy. From November 2009 to August 2013, he headed the U.S. diplomatic mission in Ukraine, and before that was Ambassador in Vilnius and Tbilisi. So, on July 30, he said that North America will never recognize the annexation of Crimea to Russia and consider the Russian Federation responsible for destabilizing the situation in Ukraine. Previous Ambassador Michael McFaul worked in Russia From January 2012 to February 2014.