Published: Wed, October 04, 2017
Global | By Shelia Dennis

New US ambassador to Russian Federation in place after Kremlin visit

New US ambassador to Russian Federation in place after Kremlin visit

Huntsman has twice served as an ambassador.

Washington has been accusing Moscow for months of interfering in the USA presidential election a year ago, although the latter have repeatedly denied these allegations.

"But we hope that with the new ambassador at the helm at least the USA diplomatic mission in Moscow will be able to contribute to the restoration of our relations".

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It is widely expected that Moscow could retaliate by starting with US government-funded media outlet Voice of America which now also operates in Russian Federation.

Putin also said both the USA and Russian Federation should not meddle in each other's "domestic affairs".

The spokeswoman called the US campaign a "huge mistake", adding that Moscow had never expelled foreign journalists from Russian Federation by revoking their accreditation or ending their visas. Now 57, he was ambassador to Singapore under President George H.W. Bush in 1992-93 and ambassador to China in 2009-11, under President Barack Obama, before returning to the United States to run for president in 2012. But Huntsman then called for Trump to drop out of the presidential race after the release of a 2005 audio in which Trump was captured on a microphone making lewd comments about women.

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The US embassy in Moscow said Huntsman would return to Washington for "final consultations" before assuming his post in Russian Federation next week. This year marks 350 years since the first diplomatic relations between the two countries were established.

Pavel Kolobkov, Russia's sports minister, earlier told the presidential council that a backlog of work has been noted at 12 construction sites, but added that these delays would not affect the World Cup preparations as a whole.

Russian Federation holds a presidential election in March next year.

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