Mike Paniotto: Pavel Golovkin / Reuters
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the relations between Russia and the us will worsen in the event of a Russian intervention in the American elections in 2020. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
“Interference in the electoral campaign of US — this thing is unacceptable,” he said. Pompeo stressed that the US election — the “sacred cause.”
“While we will not be concrete evidence [of intervention], we will not Mature on this topic to talk” — said the Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov. He noted that the United States is not ready “pereotsenit the agreement” on non-interference in each other’s Affairs.
The Russian foreign Minister also said that Pompeo handed over a Memorandum with a list of evidence of US involvement in the internal Affairs of Russia and a copy of the American newspaper in 1987 with a warning about electoral manipulation on the part of the USSR.
Earlier it was reported that Lavrov and Pompeo argued about the fate of Maduro at a press conference.
The talks between Lavrov and Mike Pompeo in Sochi lasted almost three hours. Lavrov called the conversation useful.
18 April was published the full report of spectracolor Robert Mueller about Russian intervention in the US presidential elections in 2016. It concluded that Russia had indeed influenced them — in particular, the Russian GRU (GU) gave to WikiLeaks materials of the US Democratic party.
Investigated also was the possible Association of the American President Donald trump and the Russian government. The authors of the report concluded that collusion between trump and Russia was not.
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