Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday that a new “Iron Curtain” had fallen between Moscow and the West as the Kremlin invaded Ukraine.
“As far as the Iron Curtain is concerned … essentially it’s already descending,” Lavrov said. Said A journalist during a press conference in Minsk, the capital of Belarus.
“The process has already begun,” he said.
Lavrov also argued that the relationship between Russia and the European Union no longer existed.
“”[The European Union] The foreign minister added that Moscow still has room for negotiations.
“From now on, I can only say that neither Americans nor the EU trust. We will do everything we need to avoid relying on them in important areas.”
Moscow launched a full-scale war in Ukraine on February 24, harsh economic and diplomatic from the United States, Britain and the EU against Russian state agencies, businesses and many Russian officials and businessmen. Caused sanctions.
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