Russia on Rishi Sunak: After Rishi Sunak became the Prime Minister of Britain, Russia has given a statement about the new government and said that there is no hope of a better relationship with the UK.

Rishi Sunak call to Volodymyr Zelensky: Rishi Sunak has come into action as soon as he takes over as the new Prime Minister of Britain and has started his work. After becoming PM, Rishi Sunak spoke to the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky. Meanwhile, Russia has also given a statement regarding the new government of Britain and has said that there is no hope of a better relationship with the UK.

No hope of improvement in ties with UK: Russia

After Rishi Sunak became Prime Minister, Russia said that during his tenure, Russia sees no reason to expect improvement in relations with Britain. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, in a statement on Rishi Sunak becoming prime minister, said Russia sees no “preconditions, grounds or hope” for a more constructive relationship with Britain in the near future.

Russia-UK relations sour after the war with Ukraine

In fact, when Russia attacked Ukraine in February this year, Britain supported Ukraine and since then its relations with Russia have soured. Britain is one of the main supporters of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. While the Prime Minister of Britain, Boris Johnson surprised everyone by reaching Kyiv, the capital of war-torn Ukraine.

Ukraine.Zelensky tweeted about Rishi Sunak

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has congratulated Rishi Sunak by tweeting. He said, ‘I wish you all the success facing British society and the whole world. I stand ready to unite and keep the Ukraine and UK strategic partnership strong.