White House accuses Russia of failing to respond constructively to prisoner swap
The White House claims that Russia does not respond constructively to attempts USA negotiate with the Russian Federation on the exchange of prisoners. National Security Adviser to the President of the United States Jake Sullivantransmits RIA News.
According to him, the US President Joe Biden personally involved in this process. “We are holding contacts with the Russian side at a very high level,” Sullivan said.
The adviser to the American president recalled that the United States put forward a “substantial proposal”, which, according to Washingtonwould contribute to the release of a basketball player convicted in the Russian Federation Brittney Griner and American Paul Whelan.
Former White House Spokesperson Karine Jean-Pierre statedwhat US presidential administration Joe Biden is trying to get better conditions for basketball player Brittney Griner in a Russian prison. The White House is also offering the Kremlin alternative avenues for the prisoner exchange.