Moscow regrets the failure of London to participate in the dialogue and pointed out that the resumption of contacts "the ball is placed on the side of the British partners," said President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
"in truth, the political dialogue is placed in the frozen state, and Russia was not the initiator of this freeze," - said Peskov, reports news Agency.
according to him, Moscow believes that " cooperation in countering modern threats that we face are issues related to the fight against crime, issues related to cross-border crime, - they require bilateral cooperation "." But the UK for quite a long time from any contact not wanted and also frozen political dialogue ", - summed up the representative of the Kremlin." We regret this, "he said, Recalling that" at all levels of Russia many times stated about its interest in the development of equal and mutually beneficial relations with all countries "" But in this case the ball is absolutely on the side of our British partners ", - noticed Sands. Before the first day of the week the Russian Ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko said that the British side is initiated in practice, the full suspension of the exchange of political views with Russia on the background of active position of Russia on the situation in the Syrian Arab Republic and Ukraine. The deterioration of bilateral relations Yakovenko was subjected to charges of the Conservative party ( "tories" ), noting that the party Manifesto was written that the Russian Federation poses an enormous danger to the UK is the same threat as ISIS. Yakovenko drew attention that he was in constant contact with members of the British Parliament, and has hopes to meet with the leader of the labour party Jeremy Corbin, whose recent victory in the internal party elections, according to Russian politics, became a " radical breakthrough ".