Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that “it is unacceptable exacerbating tensions around the Korean Peninsula aggressive rhetoric of Washington to Pyongyang and capacity in the region, military preparations”. About it reports a press-service of the foreign Ministry after a telephone conversation with Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson.
According to the Russian Ministry, Tillerson and Lavrov also reportedly discussed the situation in Syria and Ukraine. But the conversation from the American side yet.
26 December, the United States imposed new sanctions against officials of North Korea’s participation in the development of the nuclear program.