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Monday, February 19, 2018

The media learned about the meeting of leaders of special services of the USA and Russia

The Washington Post reported on a secret meeting of the head of the foreign intelligence Service (SVR) Sergei Naryshkin in Washington, the head of FSB Alexey Bortnikov and the Main intelligence Directorate (GRU) of the General staff of the Armed forces Igor Korobov with the management of U.S. intelligence. The meeting was held in Washington.

photo: kremlin.ru

The Director of the Federal security service Alexander Bortnikov.

The publication reports that Naryshkin and Bortnikov has held a meeting with the Director of the CIA Mike Pompeo. Participated in her Boxes is not specified.

WP added that such contacts between the heads of intelligence services of different countries are not something special, but the newspaper’s sources said that meetings in such format have not been conducted for a very long time.

It is noted that during the talks the sides discussed cooperation in combating terrorism.

Meanwhile, some U.S. politicians have demanded that the White house explanation. In particular, they were angered by the fact of his visit to the US Naryshkin who is under U.S. sanctions.

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