Reacting to media reports that Tillerson would use his visit to press Moscow to back away from supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Russia’s biggest Middle East ally, Peskov signalled that was a non-starter.
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Assad Allies: “From now on we will respond with force to any aggressor or breach of red lines from whoever it is, America knows our ability to respond well.”
“The joint interests of China and US far outweigh the differences, and cooperation is the only correct choice for us both,” Chinese President Xi said.
“Once there is chaos in North Korea, it would first bring disaster to China. I’m sorry, but the United States and South Korea don’t have the right to demand this of China,” it said in an editorial.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will press China to do more on perhaps the most serious security challenge confronting President Donald Trump.
Hillary Clinton glancing at a newspaper headline about U.S. Vice President Mike Pence using private email has gone viral on social media, with thousands of people commenting on it.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said: “We cannot, in good conscience, do nothing, and say nothing, when we see the hope of peace slipping away.”
Israel has for decades pursued a policy of building Jewish settlements on occupied territory Palestinians seek for a state.
Russia’s Foreign Ministry said Kerry and Lavrov would meet in the Swiss city of Lausanne to consider steps towards settling the conflict.
“I think you’re looking at three people, four people in the administration who have all argued for use of force, and I lost the argument,” John Kerry said.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, first formal encounter between the two since Kerry became the top U.S. diplomat.
John Kerry: “Depending on Russia’s long-term decisions, the presence of Russian aircraft in Syria could raise some questions about Moscow’s intentions.”