Kerry Has ‘Frank Discussion’ With Putin


kerry-putinSecretary of State John Kerry described his meetings with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, and President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday as “frank discussions” on issues such as Syria, Iran, and the Ukraine crisis.

Kerry met with the Russian leaders for more than eight hours in the highest-level trip to Russia by a U.S. official since the Ukraine crisis began last April.

At a press conference, Kerry and Lavrov vowed closer cooperation on Ukraine and Syria, while also warning Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to not attempt to win back the Donetsk Airport from rebels in eastern Ukraine. The two diplomats agreed any action would put the ceasefire in “serious jeopardy.” Read more at the BBC.

{Andy Newscenter}


  1. Maybe give that megalomaniac another “Reset” button. Because, y’know, Russia’s war against the Ukraine where they stole Crimea and are now carving off portions of its Eastern region? It’s Bush’s fault.