Press release on State Secretary and Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin’s meeting with US Ambassador to Russia John F. Tefft

July 29, 2016

On July 29, State Secretary and Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin received US Ambassador to Russia John F. Tefft at the latter’s request.

The parties discussed the situation in Syria and the Caucasus, and also touched upon issues linked with the conflict in southeastern Ukraine, prospects for the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement and other topical issues on the international agenda.