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I.Ivanov: Russia and the USA should be partners

In relations of Russia and the USA the future belongs to interaction and constructive partnership in interests of both states and stability in the world, head has declared the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Igor Ivanov, addressing to the international conference Russia in the global policy which has opened today in Moscow.
according to I.Ivanov, at the height of the Iraq conflict we operated not against each other, and protected various approaches in the decision of the same problem . The Russian minister has noticed that there is a general interest in search of answers to global calls of the present, and this interest is capable to pull together the points of view of Moscow and Washington. I.Ivanov also has underlined, what exactly from such position Russia will carry on negotiations with US State Secretary Kolinom Powell which will pass this week in Moscow.
Besides, And. Ivanov has declared that United Nations reform is possible only at mutual understanding of the purposes and problems of the given reform. According to I.Ivanov, only in this case United Nations reform as a whole and Security council will strengthen in particular, instead of to undermine an organisation role in the international affairs. reform for the sake of reform is necessary to nobody - the head of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has underlined.