US President Joe Biden believes that Russia is trying to remain relevant in the world while being in a difficult situation.
The White House head noted that China is putting pressure on Russia, so Moscow is desperately trying to вЂњremain a world power.вЂќ
They do not want to be, as some critics have said, вЂњThe Upper Volta with nuclear weapons,вЂќ he said.
Biden made his statement at the Geneva airport after talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Earlier it became known that the talks between the presidents of the Russian Federation and the United States, Vladimir Putin, and Joe Biden, went about as expected in the Kremlin. This was stated by the press-secretary of the Russian leader Dmitry Peskov. He added that it is not yet known who will lead the delegation of Moscow in the negotiation process with Washington on strategic stability.