It is hard for the United States to avoid Russia
The Biden administration argues that Russia's invasion of Ukraine has made it isolated internationally. However, Moscow's top officials are hardly confined to the Kremlin. It seems that even the U.S. now wants to talk.
Antony Blinken said Wednesday he wants to restore diplomatic relations with Lavrov to discuss American detainees and Ukrainian issues.
A NATO member, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been meeting with Vladimir Putin. The top diplomat of the Russian government, Sergey Lavrov, is traveling the world, shaking hands with foreign leaders and posing for photos and A few U.S. friends are among them.
29 July 2022