Apple News Facebook Twitter 新浪微博 Instagram YouTube Thursday, Jul 11, 2019

Senior U.S., Russian diplomats meet in Helsinki

(Xinhua)    08:59, July 11, 2019

HELSINKI, July 10 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Under Secretary of State David Hale and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Rjakbovin met here on Wednesday.

Finnish Foreign Ministry confirmed to local media that the meeting had taken place, but gave no more details, saying only "refreshments had been served".

The location was not published, nor did the Finnish ministry reveal who else also participated in the talks.

U.S. State Department said on Tuesday the meeting was "a preliminary meeting to launch a broad strategic political dialogue on the U.S.-Russia bilateral relationship."

From Finland, Hale continued to travel to Estonia, the Czech Republic, Moldova and the United Kingdom.

(For the latest China news, Please follow People's Daily on Twitter and Facebook)(Web editor: Zhao Tong, Bianji)

Add your comment

Related reading

We Recommend

Most Read

Key Words