On March 24, Russian State Secretary and Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin received the United States Ambassador to Russia John Tefft at the latter’s request.

March 24, 2017

On March 24, Russian State Secretary and Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin received the United States Ambassador to Russia John Tefft at the latter’s request.
The diplomats discussed international efforts in resolving the conflict in southeast Ukraine, and the developments in Moldova.
They also took a look at relations with the South Caucasus states, including in light of preparations for a regular round of the Geneva talks on security and stability in the region.