Moscow and London in fact has suspended all political dialogue. According to the version of Russian Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko, the termination contacts at the highest level was initiated by the English side. As the first cause, he indicated Moscow's position on the Syrian and Ukrainian issues.
England in fact has suspended all political dialogue with the Russian Federation in consequence of the Syrian and Ukrainian issues. As said the Russian diplomat Alexander Yakovenko, the contact is interrupted on the initiative of London.
Its position Yakovenko announced in the Times. "Virtually all politically contacts were abruptly interrupted at the initiative of the British side, the political conversation at the highest level, between the leaders, was brought to naught", - quotes its RIA Novosti. The diplomat emphasized that cultural dialogue is the only sphere, which has remained the bilateral cooperation.
Yakovenko stated that he made inquiries at the British parties regarding the provision of intelligence on the positions of terrorists "Islamic state" in Syria and the whereabouts of the "Free Syrian army". Both times he refused.
In the deterioration of relations with Britain, which was especially felt after the start of the Ukrainian crisis, Ambassador accuses the Conservative party. In its Manifesto contains a provision, which places the Russian Federation in 1 row with the terrorists of the Islamic state.
The diplomat is going to meet with an adherent of the labour party Jeremy Corbin. According to Yakovenko, the victory Corbin for intra-party elections is a "radical breakthrough".
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