And all the G7 partners remain anxious for clues as to how the unpredictable U.S. leader will handle a planned disarmament summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday he had agreed with his Chinese counterpart that Moscow and Beijing would try to block any USA attempt to sabotage the Iran nuclear deal, Russian state news agency TASS reported. "Russian Federation has organized in Ukraine a training ground to further destabilize other democratic nations", Klimkin said.
"He's strong and smart. He's obsessed by interference in our democracies", Macron told "Fox News Sunday" before setting off for Washington.
Mogherini explicitly linked the planned meeting to the subsequent United Nations event and added: "We believe that is going to be a very important way to open the doorway for understanding". "When you are weak, he uses it".
Reuters quoted a senior official from one G7 nation as saying the foreign ministers were concerned about what they viewed as a pattern of Russian misbehavior over the past several years.
She said G7 members had "reaffirmed our unity in support of Ukraine and a rules-based worldwide order where state sovereignty and territorial integrity are respected by all".
The decision to refrain from imposing further economic sanctions against Russia also follows the USA -led strike on Russian ally Syria against targets in the country days after a chemical weapons attack on Syrian citizens.
"All the ministers express opinion that Ukraine is a part of the democratic community and transatlantic community, and Russia's aggression against Ukraine concerns not only us, but the entire democratic world".
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Trump has threatened to tear the agreement up unless European capitals agree to supplement it with tougher controls on Iran's missile program and future ability to return to nuclear fuel enrichment.
In this photo released by the Iranian Presidency Office, President Hassan Rouhani, left, speaks as he is accompanied by the head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi on a visit to the Bushehr nuclear power plant.
Sullivan is representing the United States because CIA Director Mike Pompeo has not been confirmed as a replacement for Rex Tillerson, who was unceremoniously fired from his position as secretary of state last month.
As the pair sat down in the office of the chancellor of the University of Toronto, Johnson was heard telling his United States counterpart "one of the things we are concerned about now is the JCPOA and where that is headed".
Freeland co-hosted an worldwide meeting on North Korea in January with Trump's recently fired secretary of state, Rex Tillerson.
"Even those countries that have been compelled to say words of support... which the United States, Great Britain and France have undertaken, were forced to it".
Kim is sure to have demands of the West and allies are keen to ensure that Trump does not give too much away to secure a historic deal.