In the defense Ministry claim that the US and Russia have agreed to reduce the risks of incidents

The heads of the General staffs of the US and Russia Joseph Dunford, Valery Gerasimov at the meeting agreed on joint measures to reduce tensions and prevent the risk of incidents.

It is reported by the defense Ministry.

“General of the army Valery Gerasimov and General Joseph Dunford exchanged views on the current state of Russian-American relations, estimates of the situation in the sphere of international security in Europe, the middle East, North Africa and other key regions of the world. Identified areas of collaboration for improving the safety of military activities, reducing tension and risk of incident”, – is told in the message of Russian defense Ministry.

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Recall that the US and NATO are ready to dialogue with Russia, but to strengthen the defense in the conditions when Russia is violating international law.

This was stated by the head of the Pentagon James Mattis.

He also added that the United States wants to keep open the channels of cooperation with Russia and de-escalate the tension.