Zakharova: Russia has done everything to avoid a military clash with the United States

MOSCOW, March 2. /TASS/. Russia, strengthening the defense capability of the country, did everything to avoid a military clash with the United States.

This opinion was expressed on Friday the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, the radio station “Moscow speaking”.

“Yesterday’s message just talking about it. They have done everything to avoid this”, – said Zakharov, asked the host about whether a direct military clash between Russia and the United States.

According to Zakharova, all attempts of Russia to invite US to the conversation to no avail. “We are ready to another quality conversation. It will be a matter not of request, not explanations of what is threatening our security. It will be a conversation with very different positions,” she said.

On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin in the message to the Federal Assembly spoke about some of the latest developments of weapons systems that have no analogues in the world. The head of state stressed that the growing military power of Russia – is a reliable guarantee of peace on the planet.