Official: No response from US to RussiaТs signal to begin dialogue
DAVOS, Jan 25 (PRIME) -- Russia has signaled to the United States that it is ready to start dialogue, but there is still no response, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos on Thursday.
УWe shook hands, but there was no discussion. They are hiding somewhere. I gave them to understand that I am ready (for dialogue). I did it using our diplomatic channelsЕ but they never responded,Ф he said.
The official added that Russia and the U.S. have now УtoxicФ and УdifficultФ relations.
УWe still cooperate. We have political dialogue on Syria, North Korea, global challenges, energy, but I should say that we have no real cooperation in economic issues,Ф he said.