Russia's Lavrov: Little difference between policies of Trump and Obama

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov made the comments during an interview, state-run RIA news agency reported.

FILE: US President Donald Trump. Picture: AFP

MOSCOW - The actions of US President Donald Trump’s team are similar to the policies of his predecessor Barack Obama, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview, state-run RIA news agency reported on Thursday.

“Unfortunately, many actions of Donald Trump’s team are inertial and, in fact, are little different from the line of Barack Obama,” RIA quoted Lavrov as saying in the interview with Italian newspaper Libero.