MOSCOW, March 3 – RIA Novosti. Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Maria Zakharova called the statement of US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken that Washington will no longer overthrow regimes and promote democracy by force as “the right decision”.
“This is a wonderful thesis … Finally, the United States made the right decision. But I would like to note that you cannot promote democracy by force. You cannot promote something not even by force, but using some other resources to other sovereign countries without them. will, official consent, without respect for the sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence of these states. You just need to re-read the charter of the United Nations and be guided by it. In principle, the State Department will master a small brochure, “Zakharova said in an interview with Zvezda TV channel.
Blinken previously stressed that the US will not advance democracy through costly military operations or the overthrow of authoritarian regimes by force. Washington has tried such tactics in the past, he said, and it didn't work.