12 Apr '18, 3am

'We do not participate in Twitter diplomacy': Russia responds to Trump

'We do not participate in Twitter diplomacy': Russia responds to Trump

In the wake of President Donald Trump's tweet taunting Russia while promising a missile attack on Moscow's ally Syria, Russian politicians and officials are jumping at a chance to show they are the more mature and serious party. Here's how Russian officials from the president on down have responded to Trump. President Vladimir Putin did not address the tweets directly while greeting new foreign ambassadors to Moscow at the Kremlin. But he reiterated his frequent call for global stability - which can only be accomplished, in the Kremlin's view, by giving Russia a prominent role in a "multipolar" rather than U.S.-led world order. "Indeed, the state of things in the world cannot but provoke concern. The situation in the world is increasingly chaotic. Nevertheless, we hope that common sense will prevail in the end and that international relations will become more constructive ...

Full article: https://www.stripes.com/news/europe/we-do-not-participate...

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