Kurilla: The Mueller report's “no collusion” opens the door for a deal between the Kremlin and the White House

PONARS Eurasia
10 May 2019

(actualcomment.ru) "Ivan Kurilla speculated that the meeting between Lavrov and Pompeo may speak about an upcoming deal...  Trump is a businessman... and he is focused on deals. Something to give in order to achieve something. The 'No collusion' (Mueller report) opens the door for a deal between the Kremlin and the White House, and both sides are preparing for such a deal. There are Russian troops in Syria and now in Venezuela, which can be used in negotiations. Trump's tough claims are his bet for the same. We will see in the coming weeks. If before the summer Pompeo flies to Moscow and/or Lavrov to Washington, then it may turn out to be the case."

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