In her last speech at the post of Permanent US Representative to the UN, Samantha Power stated that the aggressive and destructive actions of the Russian Federation threaten the security and prosperity of her country, and American values.
According to human rights activist, Russia is trying to weaken the world order, and actions in Ukraine, intervention in the US President elections, the support of the Syrian government can serve a vivid example.
Power calls policy of Russia a "deny and lie" strategy, which allows to avoid responsibility for its actions.
The United States should contact with Russia, but should not forget about what it did, Power says. She calls not maintaining sanctions against the Russian Federation.
Earlier, Ukrainian human rights activists and the US Permanent Representative to the UN Samantha Power held a meeting in New York. The meeting raised the issue of new challenges related to the violation of human rights by Russian occupants in the Crimea.