PHOTO: Potato diplomacy in Paris
From TV Pool producer Jamie Crawford, Lavrov called the potatoes from Kerry "impressive." (They clearly had a peel.) pic.twitter.com/RkKz6eaXbT
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) January 13, 2014
Secretary of State John Kerry gave Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov two Idaho potatoes at a meeting in Paris on Monday. Kerry and Lavrov are meeting in preparation for Geneva II peace talks over Syria next week.