Washington supports the continuation of contacts with Russia on the Syrian Arab Republic, but does Not consider them encouraging, said senior Director of the Council of national security of the United States and Advisor to President Barack Hussein Obama on Russia and Eurasia Celeste Wallander.
to the question about whether the White house continued dialogue on the Syrian Arab Republic between the US Secretary of state John Kerry and Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, the interviewee replied, " of course. They are the head of the foreign ministries, They are required to communicate with each other. Of course, We don't sever dialogue with your Minister of foreign Affairs, " she told a news Agency After a speech at the Symposium on U.S.-Ukrainian relations in the U.S. capital.
Wallander explained that when the United States announced about temporary suspension of the bilateral dialogue with Russia on the Syrian Arab Republic, " They have Not suspended all the bilateral contacts and work on those specific channels that have been created in the attempt of reaching consensus about the stop the fighting, stop the fire and ensure humanitarian access."" Because of the consensus reached with Russia on those specific channels, and has Not been done, " she said. On the question of whether submitted to the White house encouraging the efforts regarding Syria, now enclosed in a multilateral format, Advisor to the President of the United States replied in the negative." No, - she said.- Not in the background of the Russian military about the fact that the cease ceases to operate and the bombing resume."" We will Not abandon further efforts, said Wallander, accusing once again the Russian Federation in the strikes on civilian targets in Syrian Arab Republic. When this first defense Secretary Ashton Carter said that the Russian and American military to professionally and effectively resolve issues on the channels that work every day. After the US withdrawal from the Treaty on the Syrian Arab Republic at the Pentagon expressed hope that the consensus of Russia and the USA about safety in the Syrian Arab Republic will continue, despite the differences between the 2 countries. Before that, the US told about stopping participation in the bilateral channels of communication with Russia on the Syrian Arab Republic. At the same time, Washington leaves the military channels, to avoid confrontation in the airspace of the Syrian Arab Republic between the Russian space forces and the U.S. air force. The state Department is told that the problems in the implementation of the Treaty on the stop fire in the Syrian Arab Republic will Not affect the Memorandum of Russia and the USA on safe flying.