“I admire the Russian people. I was very pleased to work here ... although it was not always possible to achieve a solution to all problems, but at least we were able to stabilize our relations, ”TASS quoted the diplomat as saying.
Earlier, the ambassador expressed admiration for Russian music and literature, and also highlighted the kindness and warmth of Russians.
In early August, Huntsman's wife Mary Kay announced that she and her husband plan to return to their homeland in a month and a half.
The New York Times reported that U.S. leader Donald Trump plans to appoint US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan as US Ambassador to Russia.