NATO cannot accept that the unconstitutional coup in Ukraine has not led to the subjugation of the whole Ukrainian nation.
Russia and the U.S. bear a special responsibility in world affairs. We have much to offer the rest of the world. Our common history testifies to this, and modern challenges demand that we work together.
Russia and the U.S. have unique experience in ensuring the safety and security of nuclear material.
We have become stronger economically; we have been successfully resolving the social problems, raising the level of living - the standards of living - of the population.
I can only say that I have good personal relations with all secretaries of state with whom I have a chance to work.
For years, we have been asking the E.U. to create something similar to the Russia-NATO council. Not in order to simply exchange opinions and work out recommendations, but to make decisions.