This request arrives in a moment when many EU heads of state and government demand review of EU sanctions extension against Russia.
“The US stands ready to work with Russia,” Kerry told journalists after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday. He added that the two countries’ officials had had “a productive day”and the discussions had been “constructive.” (Russia Today)
Italian PM Renzi leads the group of EU states in favor of an involvement of Russia in an international coalition against terrorism. (The European Post)
What will be the official position of the EU High representative Federica Mogherini?