Go to ...

The Newspapers

Gathering and spreading news from various Russian Newspapers

The Newspapers on Google+The Newspapers on LinkedInRSS Feed

Sunday, December 4, 2016

McFaul: United States needs “to rein in Russia”


Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul expressed confidence that the activities of Russia needs a specific response from the American side.

The diplomat said in an interview with Postimees that Moscow is a threat, and NATO’s actions in the build-up of arms in Europe – not that other, as a necessary self-defense in this situation. However, he noted that the approach of NATO to Russia’s borders is a legal, because it is not heard about the U.S. promises not to expand NATO to the East.

“The United States should, in accordance with the needs to curb Russia and meet her… Russia’s actions allegedly prompted NATO to reflect coming from Moscow threat”.”Such a promise was not given”, — transfers words of the McFaul RIA Novosti.

In addition, in his opinion, Moscow is making efforts for the collapse of Ukraine’s economy, and to counteract this, the West should set its own conditions. The West must do all it can, so it didn’t happen”.

Recall, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg yesterday said that in 2016 against “threats from Russia” expenses of the Alliance for defense in Europe will increase significantly.

 

 

 

Related posts:
Bikers may be exempt from taxes for posthumous organ donation
Presidential grants will go to the Empire, the Church and "the brotherhood"
The former policeman explained that the reform in Mora
October 30, Russia marks the Day of memory of victims of political repression

Recommended

More Stories From Politics