A meeting of RISS Director Leonid Reshetnikov and U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Tefft was held on November 10, 2014. The meeting was attended by Minister-Counsellor of the Embassy of the USA Howard Solomon, Second Secretary of the Embassy of the USA Alamanda Gribbin, Deputy Director of RISS Grigory Tischenko, and Assistant Director for Scientific Affairs Anna Dudar.

During the meeting were discussed the issues of the international situation in connection with the crisis in Ukraine and other relevant topics.