Defense Ministers of Russia and the U.S. hold telephone talks to exchange views on Ukraine


2022-05-13: [Article Link On 13 May, local time, United States Defence Minister Austin held a telephone meeting with Russian Defence Minister Shoigu. The two sides exchanged views on the international situation, including the question of Ukraine. According to a statement issued by John Kirby, the spokesman for the United States Department of Defense, Austen urged the Russian side to “cease immediately” and stressed “the importance of maintaining channels of communication”.


Note: This is a translated version of the Chinese news media article. A mature and nuanced reading is suggested.



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Defense Ministers of Russia and the U.S. hold telephone talks to exchange views on Ukraine


2022-05-13: [Article Link On 13 May, local time, United States Defence Minister Austin held a telephone meeting with Russian Defence Minister Shoigu. The two sides exchanged views on the international situation, including the question of Ukraine. According to a statement issued by John Kirby, the spokesman for the United States Department of Defense, Austen urged the Russian side to “cease immediately” and stressed “the importance of maintaining channels of communication”.

Note: This is a translated version of the Chinese news media article. A mature and nuanced reading is suggested.

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