Vienna, 7 Dec. Necessary to halt a "vicious spiral of confrontation" and go to the political dialogue with North Korea, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov after meeting with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson.
Lavrov discussed with Tillerson the situation on the Korean Peninsula.
"Here we have our positions unchanged, — said the Russian Minister, — we believe that we need to stop the vicious spiral of confrontations, escapades, provocations".
the Russian foreign Minister noted the need to implement a "road map" of Russia and China to reduce tensions around North Korea. He stressed that the necessary conditions that would allow "to begin the negotiation process in any format".
"We know that North Korea primarily want to talk to US about guarantees for his safety — said Lavrov. — Is ready to support, ready to participate in promoting such negotiations."