GENEVA, August 23. /Basereporter.com/. Meeting of Secretary of Russian security Council Nikolay Patrushev and the assistant to the President for national security John Bolton began in Geneva. About it Basereporter.com reported close to the organization of negotiations a source.
It is expected that the meeting will last about three to four hours. Its main themes are expected to become strategic security, the situation in Syria and Ukraine, prospects for a bailout of bilateral relations. In addition, the parties, as reported earlier, the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Ryabkov, will discuss the presence of Iran in Syria.
The talks are held at the permanent United States mission to the United Nations office and other international organizations in Geneva. The Russian side also takes part Ryabkov. The meeting was held behind closed doors, journalists were not even on the usual in such cases, the Protocol opening statements, usually containing words of welcome and an expression of hope for a successful dialogue.