US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has abolished a visit to Moscow

13 May 2019

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has repealed a trip to Moscow, which was to be held today. The agency Reuters has announced about it according to the reference to a source in the State Department.



Instead of the Russian capital, the Head of American Diplomacy will travel to Brussels, where he will discuss with European Leaders "pressing issues", in particular, the situation around Iran.



It was thought that Mike Pompeo will visit the Russian Federation from May 12th to May 14th. Today he had planned to meet with the staff of the US Embassy in Moscow and with American businessmen working in Russia.



Tomorrow, according to the State Department, a meeting between Mike Pompeo and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Larov will be held in Sochi.



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