Alexey Bogdanovsky. Disputes the US with Russia over Ukraine will continue regardless of the situation in the Syrian Arab Republic, where the United States is ready to Express support for the struggle of Russia with the IG and participation in a political settlement, said Deputy adviser to the President for national security Ben Rhodes.
"Although we can achieve equally constructive efforts together with Russia in the battle with terrorism, we will have significant Disagreements on the situation in Ukraine," Rhodes said correspondents in Manila. The text of the briefing, Rhodes circulated the White house.
Rhodes once again tried to persuade the Russian Federation to fulfill the Minsk agreement on the settlement in Ukraine." For the Russian Federation is the way to start to repair their relationship with the United States and Europe over Ukraine. They have the opportunity to use its influence in Ukraine to fulfill the Minsk commitments and to respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine ", - said Rhodes.
Moscow has stated many times that is not a party to domestic conflict, support of militias and does not send in the Donbass troops. Anyway, Kiev and the West continues to blame Russia of "military aggression" and occasionally "find" in the East of Ukraine and in the border regions of Russia "certain units" of the armed forces, Although international observers in the periodic inspections have never found any undeclared military activities.