Anatoly Antonov tried to “negotiate” on the Ukrainian issue with the former US Ambassador to Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad.
Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov offered former US Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzadom a “secret truce.” The Russian diplomat tried to scare “the Nazis in Kyiv.”
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It is noted that the diplomats had dinner at the Cafe Milano restaurant in Georgetown. Khalilzad called on his colleague from the Russian Federation to find some way “to end Russia’s war against Ukraine. In turn, Antonov asked what the United States would like to give in. The US ambassador insisted that this should be discussed with representatives of Ukraine. Nazis in Kyiv”.
“Do you have many Jews living here in the United States? Why do they tolerate everything that is happening in Kyiv?” – said the Russian ambassador.
After that, Antonov began to complain that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky was allegedly destroying the future of the country. In the course of further conversation, the Russian diplomat even stated that Russia “demands respect” and “wants the United States to respect Russia.”