Dmitry Pascutto: Ramil Sitdikov / RIA Novosti
In the Kremlin regretted the reluctance of the US to hear the words of Moscow on non-interference in the internal Affairs of Washington, said press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov. His words to the correspondent “Tapes.ru” on Wednesday, February 14.
So Sands responded to a statement, Directors of the CIA, Mike Pompeo, national security Agency Mike Rogers and the U.S. national intelligence Daniel Coates, who responded affirmatively to the question whether they had seen Russia’s attempts to influence the midterm elections to Congress, which will take place in November 2018.
“The thing is, what it looks like, with all due respect to the author of such statements, it’s like an obsession. Russia does not interfere, does not interfere with and is not going to interfere in anyone’s internal Affairs. We have a very negative attitude when trying to intervene in our internal Affairs and not doing it themselves,” he said.
7 Feb suspicions about Moscow’s intention to interfere in the election process was voiced by the U.S. Secretary Rex Tillerson. He also noted that if Russia decides to influence American elections, Washington would be difficult to prevent it.
Washington has repeatedly accused Moscow of trying to influence the election of the American President in 2016. According to the US intelligence, Russian intelligence used by two hacker groups — Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear — for hacking the servers of the Democratic party. The Russian side rejects all charges.
Video, photo All from Russia.