Sands: diplomats are working to develop joint methods of fighting terrorism


ANTALYA, November 16. The diplomats lead the filigree work on the development of joint methods of combating terrorism in Russia and other countries, told journalists the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.

He stressed that “the understanding of this interaction is.” However, he said, “to reach an agreement between Russia and the West is completely impossible because such thing as “the West” also does not exist – each country has its own position, its relationship to various segments of the problem of combating terrorism”. “If you think that the West is United in its approaches 100%, you are wrong”, – said the representative of the Kremlin.

“So we have diplomatic filigree work”, – said Peskov.

According to him, “last Saturday, Vienna demonstrated an understanding of the need for cooperation and the potential for this cooperation there”. “And, of course, is demonstrated and the contacts of the President (Russia at the summit of “twenty” in Turkey).

“To unite efforts of all world community”

To cope with the terrorist threat and to help the refugees is possible only by the combined efforts of the entire world. This was stated by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin at an informal meeting of the leaders of the BRICS countries on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Antalya. “We understand that to cope with the terrorist threat and to help millions of people lost their homes, it is possible only by the combined efforts of the world community”, – Putin said.

As to the threat of terrorism, said the Russian leader, “we all saw the horror that occurred recently in Paris.” “We sympathize with the affected people, but always call for joining efforts in order to effectively deal with the terrorist threat, – said Putin. – Of course, it is necessary to act in strict accordance with the Charter of the United Nations, based on international norms and respecting the sovereign rights and legitimate interests of each state.” The Russian President noted that these basic provisions are reflected in the adopted this year in the Ufa Declaration of the BRICS.