Russian Defence Ministry ready to discuss Ukraine with U.S.-report

by Reuters
Friday, 25 April 2014 10:05 GMT

MOSCOW, April 25 (Reuters) - Russia's Defence Ministry said on Friday it was ready for "unbiased and constructive" talks with the United States to stabilise the situation in Ukraine, Interfax news agency cited a ministry official as saying.

He said there had been no such request from the Pentagon yet, but, but the ministry was prepared for talks "in the interests of situation normalisation in Ukraine". (Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin and Gabriela Baczynska, editing by Nigel Stephenson)

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