The Kremlin hopes that Ambassador huntsman will contribute to the restoration of relations of Russia and the United States

MOSCOW, 3 Oct. /TASS/. The Kremlin hopes that the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, headed by the new Ambassador John Huntsman will contribute to the restoration of relations between the two countries, the damage which was caused by the actions of Washington. This was stated to journalists the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

He recalled that Russian President Vladimir Putin, who on Tuesday, huntsman among other new ambassadors in Russia will hand over his credentials, has been a consistent advocate of intensive care of Russian-American relations, establishing relations and developing bilateral cooperation. “He [Putin] believes that it is in the interests not only of the peoples of our two countries, but also around the world. However, he repeatedly stressed that, unfortunately, the implementation of such intentions alone impossible, without a partner. While back there are certain problems”, – stated the press Secretary of the Russian leader.

“But, of course, we hope, headed by a new Ambassador, at least, the American Embassy in Moscow will be able to make a significant contribution to the restoration of our relationship from the damage caused by the actions of Washington”, – said the representative of the Kremlin.

New U.S. Ambassador with his wife in Moscow on 2 October. On Tuesday, he will present his credentials to the Russian head of state Vladimir Putin at a ceremony in the Kremlin.