The relationship between NATO and Russia the moment of truth comes, said the head of the Russian Federation at the talks in Vienna on military security and arms control Konstantin Gavrilov.
“You can’t constantly step on the sore spots of Russia, you need to be determined,” – stated on the air of the “Full Contact” program (all releases are available on the media platform) “Watching”).
Otherwise, Moscow will have to give a military response, Gavrilov warned, adding that the leadership of the alliance is well aware of these risks in the context of the unresolved issue of providing mutual security guarantees.
Konstantin Gavrilov also expressed confidence that the Americans would still have to enter into dialogue and discuss the Russian proposals.
“In case, the leadership” (the Russian Foreign Ministry) has already clearly expressed or military steps have been taken, or the creation of new counter-threats for NATO countries. “
Formerly the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin NATO aimed to start negotiations with the aim of providing Russia with reliable and long-term security guarantees. The Russian Foreign Ministry has already prepared drafts of such documents.