Lavrov: Washington is using the dollar to its advantage… and we will recover Russian assets

Russian Prime Minister Sergei Lavrov has said his country will get rid of the Western financial system, but that it will take time.

Lavrov added: “We will do whatever it takes to achieve full independence of our country and Russia will get rid of the Western financial system, but we need time.”

Lavrov stressed that Washington wants to use only the dollar to lure the markets in its favor.

“The White House is pressing to encircle Russia and target our economy, and the West has lost its credibility as a partner, and we will recover Russian assets,” according to Lavrov.

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