Sergey Rabaute: Maxim Blinov / RIA Novosti
The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia spoke about the futility of all anti-U.S. actions aimed at reducing Moscow’s influence in the world. This statement was made by Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov, RIA Novosti reported.
Deputy foreign Minister noted that Moscow has not caused any emotions the desire of the administration of the President of the United States Donald trump to allocate funds from the budget for the resistance from Moscow and its propaganda. “No sanctions, no programmes aimed at containment of Russia, (…) don’t work, regardless of funding,” — said Ryabkov.
February 10 in the draft American budget for fiscal year 2021, Russia and China were identified as major threats to the United States. To counter Russia, the White house proposes to allocate $ 700 million. These funds will go to support the allies in Europe, Eurasia and Central Asia and to strengthen common security. Additionally, $ 24 million will be spent on the fight against “Russian propaganda and disinformation”. The budget proposals only reflect the position of the presidential administration, it now must be approved by Congress.
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