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US is looking for friends sharing its core values, given 'Russia's malevolent machinations', Congressman says
CNA - Maria Koniotou - CYPRUS/Nicosia 27/05/2019 13:36

Given "Russia’s malevolent machinations", the US is looking for friends who share its core values, as democracy, and that is certainly the situation here as well, Chairman of the US Congress Foreign Affairs Committee Eliot Engel said after being received on Monday by Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades.

Responding to questions by the media, Engel also noted that the energy rights that Cyprus has are exciting, "it is a new threshold and I think that Mr. Putin in Russia can’t and shouldn’t have been able to control the situation.


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