Flash!State Department: National security interests dictate continued U.S. engagement with Russia

2022-05-06 0 By

Russia’s Sputnik news agency just reported that the US State Department said national security interests require continued engagement with Russia.”Despite clear differences over Ukraine, the NATIONAL security interests of the United States require Washington to continue to engage with Russia,” State Department spokesman Price said at a regular press briefing on Thursday.

“We have priorities in the area of national security.There are areas where achieving our priorities will require us to cooperate and co-exist at some level with Russia.These are extremely important areas.””Price said.Commenting on U.S. -Russian contacts, Price also talked about the bilateral Strategic stability Dialogue.He said there are no plans for Washington to hold a new strategic stability dialogue with Moscow.