Relations of the Russian capital and the capital of the United States will not be able to get development before the crisis in Ukraine will be overcome, said the head of the Russian presidential administration Sergei Ivanov in interview financial times.
"What (U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry arrived in Sochi to meet with Russian President and the head of the foreign Ministry, Lavrov and held them for a long, detailed conversations in a friendly and normal atmosphere, it is, of course, well... Naive to think about the strengthening of relations before the Ukrainian crisis will be resolved", Ivanov said, quoted by RIA " Novosti ". He also said that this person had the impression that North America is aware of the fact that the situation in Ukraine is getting out of observation. Before the Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the Russian Federation nourishes the hope of a more equal Relationship with the United States, Europe and Asia and will seek to expand freedom in the economic sphere. Relations between Russia and the West worsened due to the fall in the Ukraine. The US, EU and other countries have imposed against Russia punishment, Moscow responded with countermeasures. Remember, Moscow has stated many times that it is not involved in the events in southeastern Ukraine, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.