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Russian Ambassador Returned To Washington, While U.S. Preparing New Sanctions On Russia

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Russian Ambassador Returned To Washington, While U.S. Preparing New Sanctions On Russia

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Russia’s ambassador to the US has flown back to Washington, DC, saying he hoped to build “equal and pragmatic” ties after a US-Russia summit in Geneva aimed at reducing tensions.

The plane transporting Ambassador Anatoly Antonov, who was recalled in March for consultations, left Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport on Sunday for New York, where he will travel on to Washington, Russian news agencies reported.

“Given the results of the meeting between the two presidents, I am counting on constructive work with my American colleagues to build equal and pragmatic relations,” Antonov told the Ria Novosti agency, adding he was in an “optimistic mood”.

Russian President Vladimir Putin, following summit talks in Geneva with US counterpart Joe Biden, said that Moscow and Washington agreed to return their ambassadors to post.

At the same time, on June 20th, US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said that new sanctions on Russia were being prepared in relation to Alexey Navalny’s sentence being carried out by Moscow.

This happened just days after US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin met at a ‘historic summit’ and allegedly reached some sort of agreement on the matter.

“We are preparing another package of sanctions to apply in this case,” Sullivan told CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union.” “We’ve shown all along the way that we are not going to pull our punches, whether it’s on solar winds, or election interference, or Navalny when it comes to responding to Russia’s harmful activities.”

Sullivan said the sanctions will come once the US can “ensure that we are getting the right targets,” adding, “When we do that, we will impose further sanctions with respect to chemical weapons.”

The United States in March imposed sanctions on the director of Russia’s FSB security agency after finding it carried out the poisoning of Navalny.

“We are preparing another package of sanctions to apply in this case, as well. We’ve shown along the way we’re not going to pull our punches,” Sullivan added.

Moscow pushed back against the possibility of new sanctions and warned of a Russian response.

“The illegal actions of the United States have always been followed by a legitimate response from us,” Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said. “It is strange that some people in Washington like to go around in circles and be confronted by the same obstacles endlessly.”

On June 17th, one day after the Biden-Putin summit, Putin said that there was hope in dialogue between the two sides.

“We are ready to continue this dialogue to the same extent as the American side is,” Putin said in televised remarks.

The Russian leader said the meeting was “quite friendly” and that he and Biden “were able to understand each other on key issues.”

Immediately after that, despite any agreements and discussions, the US went back and immediately decided to impose sanctions.

Biden said that he warned Putin during their meeting of the consequences if Navalny were to die in prison, telling reporters:

“I made it clear to him that I believe the consequences of that would be devastating for Russia.”

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GoldStandard

A.) US finds, recruits, and finances an ‘opposition leader’ to be groomed as controlled figurehead for ‘protests’ against the current Russian leadership, who are non-compliant with US strategic goals (US-centric, uni-polar, world).

B.) When Russia finally clamps down on this nonsense, and charges the foreign agent, US spits the dummy and uses it as excuse to impose more targeted economic warfare sanctions against Russian state and its leadership.

C.) Lesson for all to see – the US are duplicitous, consistently manufacturing cheap ploys and contrived outrage in attempts to subvert and undermine foreign state’s sovereignty – they cannot be trusted.

Last edited 1 month ago by GoldStandard
jens holm

I partly agree, but You forget there is more then one bad side as well as more then one good one in this.

yuri

bad side USA and danish colony

pepa65

That is why they prefer to pick good looking and “teachable” but sickly individuals.

Ullrich

Exactly right!

Raptar Driver

Yes and the Russian government isn’t very swift for simply laying down and taking every insult.
But of course Putin was put into power for this reason, he is performing his job quite admirably.

yuri

rat driver–feminized amerikan expert at laying down for boyfriend

yuri

rat live in oligarch where your emperor gates installed senile vegetable….Russia has president with 65% approval…but we have actual large communist party, LDPR….YOU have rat oligarchy w greatest income/wealth disparities of all industrialized nations and many “underdeveloped nations”—typical for submissive rat slave/robot
“Tsarist Russia is far more free and just than amerika where corporations rule and robbery and thievery is made official”. Vissaron Belinsky
rat needs to beg mommy for more LSD—failed rehab

yuri

the senile vegetable is assassinating Assange but refuses to be admitted to a nursing home for the demented….navalnys daughter is funded by CIA in USA university—-the racist should be deported to wokestan
jerk sulliman and his LGBT squirrel boyfriend are so impotent that they cannot regime change Cuba, Nicaragua, Venezuela with sanctions—maybe if they sanction Chicago they can find a mayor that will address their murder and violent crime…hopefully they will not sanction Denmark…jens cannot afford both cheese and LSD

jens holm

Actually USA and EU are sanctioning each other. Trump was for protected and outdated production to create jobs with lower quality and higher prices but supporting the dollar.

The main GDP of the Danish GDP is made by advanced insustrial products. We have plus in Our trade with USA. Their main products to us are bulk like food for the pigs. We export anthing of the advanced kind. We also has the biggest producer of Insuling in USA named Novo Nordic and Maersk line is a big tranporter there too.

We have 5 important gadgets at the marslander too.

So we can efford cheese of own kind as well as import from many countries.

Bien is back to normal but maybee also more back to too much old days. I kind of like and accept it, because stability is needed very much.

yuri

cheese is not “industrial product, nor is lego—insulation is not industrial–produced in Mexico, Argentina, Russia, North Korea,etc. Maersk produces zero—there are many transport vessels Panamanian, Chinese, Singaporean, Russian, Japanese, etc
there are no sanctions between USA and EU…your LSD economics class did not distinguish tariffs and sanctions?
u can import by increasing your national debt since you like USA have a negative balance of trade w most nations

Last edited 1 month ago by yuri
Raptar Driver

Same old song from a demented child.

yuri

rat driver amerikan insecure child
“amerikan adults speak about their achievements as they did as children”. Geoffrey Gorer
“amerikans are the living refutation of the cartesian cogito ergo sum. amerikans are yet they do not think. the amerikan mind puerile primitive lacks characteristic form and is there fore open to any standardization ” Julius Evola

yuri

mommy didn’t give obese amerikan rat some cheese? produced by an oral culture–1st stage of development Freud’s 5 stage, puerile racist rat must use magic pill—vitamins, obviously not needed in Europe…..but rat from childish culture—“amerikan parents tech their children to have bad manners” lives like rat in basement…you are so oral “everything is about the mouth in USA” as Gorer wrote, that only you children employ food terms to address your transgender lovers—honey, sugar, cupcake, butter cup, dumpling, etc
LOL

jens holm

Is it named “Selective Friendship”.

I wonder if most people laugh, cry nor dont care.

Mario8282

No, no Russian ambassador in the picture of this article. The pictured guy proves to be Jake Sullivan, US national s4ecurity adviser.

Russian 4D Chess Whore

Russia returns like a good slut. The pretend conflict game is only there for Putinyahoo fan club whores and their donkey dick dreams :D

yuri

occupy CIA bacon sexually repressed—seeks ISIS boyfriend at SF

yuri

amerikan 4 black lies matter boyfriends rape whore—now diarrhea from mouth and anus—boyfriends refuse sex w ugly obese amerikan, now must do BDSM with donkey

yuri

amerikans always derived from lowest most incompetent classes from civilized societies, excepting their superior Jews, walk and talk like robots, but are more stupid, less competent
their sexually repressed miser, jerk suckivan clearly is part slyrish and part squirrel

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