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MOSCOW, 12 Oct – Russia offers US to take together a written commitment on non-interference in each other’s Affairs, Moscow is ready to give such guarantees “at any time”, but from the United States this desire is not observed, said in an interview with the Director of the Department of North America of the foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation Georgy Borisenko.
The Russian diplomat said that Russia “has repeatedly offered Americans together to take a written commitment of non-interference in the internal Affairs of each other”. “At the same time pointed out that you can based on the experience of the restoration of diplomatic relations between the two countries in 1933. Then the people’s Commissar of foreign Affairs Maxim Litvinov and U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt exchanged personal notes, which contained the obligation not to encroach on the domestic foundations of each other. Interestingly – insisted it was the us government, as in the great depression they greatly feared Soviet influence”, — said Borisenko.
“Now we are offering to exchange letters roughly the same content, for example, between the foreign Ministers of Russia and the USA. Unfortunately, in Washington from this hard go, just flatly refuse,” — said the Director of the Department of the Russian foreign Ministry.