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The Kremlin reacts after the appointment of Rutte as the head of NATO

The Kremlin reacts after the appointment of Rutte as the head of NATO

The Kremlin has reacted after the official appointment of Mark Rutte as the new head of NATO.

Dimitry Peskov, the spokesman of the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, said that the appointment of the Dutchman is unlikely to change the attitude of the alliance towards Russia.

"This election can hardly change anything in the general line of NATO, the Euro-Atlantic alliance, where the individual countries under the direct leadership of the United States, but also together as the North Atlantic Alliance, are working to suppress it strategically the Russian Federation", Peskov said at a press conference. "At the moment it is an enemy alliance with us".