Lavrov: Russia understands that a decisive impact on Kiev presidential office.


MOSCOW, March 13. In Moscow, they understand that a decisive influence on Kiev provide US, in this connection, and created a special bilateral channel to discuss with Washington the situation in Ukraine. This was stated by Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov in interview to TV channel REN TV.

“We understand that a decisive impact on the position of Kiev are the US, which, in fact, control of there daily lives, he said. – So, being pragmatists, we cooperate not only with our French and German partners in the framework of the so-called “Normandy format”, but we are still cooperating with the Americans: a special two-way channel”.

Lavrov expressed hope that “the Americans understand the need to find some compromise way that allow to fully implement the Minsk agreements”.