January 21, 2022, 12:11
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow takes into account the right to develop a preference algorithm for Russia’s security interests, depending on the US and climate response to its proposal. About it story in Lavrov’s answers to the media, asked on the eve of a press conference with him questions on the results of the activities of Russian diplomacy in 2021.
“As for relations between Russia and the United States, because of the fault of Washington, they have approached a dangerous critical point, here a serious substantive incident and the emergence of steps and their allies regarding the rapid provision of Russia’s security are sharply emerging,” the press service of the Russian Foreign Minister said.
Lavrov focuses on the fact that the ongoing aggressive activity of NATO on the “eastern flank”, hostile actions against Russia, including unscheduled exercises, dangerous proximity and maneuvering of warships and aircraft near Russian borders, and military development of the territory of Ukraine are absolutely unacceptable.
According to the minister, who lives in Moscow and Washington, the meeting of friends or participants is completely dependent on the majority of the parties. The diplomat noted that Russia at one time took measures of resistance, but its steps towards the rating were taken for granted, and in response, “only arrogant disregard for politics and priorities” was received.
On the eve of the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova at a briefing announcedthat the West is hiding the provocations of Russian “invasions” in Ukraine and is preparing its own provocations, including by private individuals.