Pompeo tells Russia: we’re committed to improving ties
Written by MagaFirstNews on May 14, 2019
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov shake hands as they pose for a photo prior to their talks in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi, Russia, May 14, 2019. Pavel Golovkin/Pool via REUTERS
May 14, 2019
MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is committed to improving relations with Russia, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday during a visit to the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi.
Pompeo told Lavrov that the two countries may not agree on everything, but there was room for cooperation, particularly on counter-terrorism and nuclear non-proliferation.
(Reporting by Darya Korsunskaya; Writing by Christian Lowe; Editing by Peter Graff)