The U.S. has no desire to return to the days of the cold war, the Introduction of penalties has nothing to do with it, said the head of the USA Barack Obama, speaking at the UN General Assembly.
According to Obama, punishment in the Russian Federation has ceased investment, the ruble fell, as if " accelerated the emigration of well-educated people from the country."
The introduction of sanctions against Russia, Obama said that North America "has not had the opportunity to be in the side in position with the failures of the sovereignty" of Ukraine. While Obama said that the US has little economic interests in Ukraine, reports RIA " Novosti "." We recognize a deep and shared history of Russia and Ukraine, but We can't be in the side when the sovereignty and territorial integrity are violated. It happened in Ukraine, and It can happen to any country that is here today (at the UN) presented ", - has added Obama." the U.S. has no desire to return to the days of the cold war, the Introduction of penalties has nothing to do with it ", - has told it." Imagine what would happen if Russia took part in the diplomatic process, started to work with Ukraine and international community to provide protection of their interests. It would be better for Ukraine and for the Russian Federation, it is better for the world. For this reason, We don't stop to get permission this fall to a sovereign Ukraine could self determine their own future and to control their territory - not because We wish to isolate the Russian Federation. We don't want that!" - Obama said." We want a strong Russia, which would be invested in working with us to strengthen the global system as a whole ", - said the head of the United States.