MOSCOW, February 21 – RIA Novosti. Russia has sent requests to the new US administration to begin first contacts, Russian Ambassador to Washington Anatoly Antonov said on the Soloviev Live channel.
According to the head of the diplomatic mission, the purpose of such requests is “to start just sorting out what we can do together.”
The ambassador added that he expects progress in the Iranian nuclear deal under the new US President Joe Biden and pragmatic cooperation with Washington on this and a number of other issues.
“One example that is on the surface is the Iranian nuclear deal. Biden announced that he is going to return there, it is not entirely clear how this will be done, but the most important thing is that this is declared, this is multilateral interaction and we are ready for this. . I very much hope that in the near future there will be progress in this direction, “the ambassador noted.