Zam. Minister of foreign Affairs of Canada mark Gwozdecky not so long ago "quietly" visited Moscow to discuss Ukraine and Syria, despite the official "hard line" of Ottawa on Russia, Reuters reported.
During the visit, which took place on November 1, Gwozdecky met with Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov. Now canadian the opposing political force is worried that Ottawa may mitigate the punishment is relatively capital of Russia, reported in the publication, reports RIA " Novosti ".
Gwozdecky became the 1st high-ranking canadian official to visit Moscow since the moment last year came to power, the command of the current Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, emphasizes Reuters. In addition, the visit of the canadian bureaucrat was not long before the victory of billionaire Donald trump in the presidential election in the United States. If trump will keep his promises concerning the rapprochement with the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, " the transatlantic and European front against Russia fall apart." For reviews of the opposition, the current foreign Minister st?phane Dion is aiming more toward "normalization of relations" and not to " impose new penalties and even save some of them ", and he Trudeau this week said that there was a chance "to establish a constructive dialogue with Russia" in terms of issues, writes Reuters. Republican Donald trump prevailed in the election of the President of the United States. The new US administration headed by trump will enter into the range of options after the official event of the inauguration on 20 January 2017.