Russia needs good relations with the United States, said in an interview with the BBC, the official Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov. Excerpts from the conversation on Thursday, January 19, leads TASS. Interview on the TV channel will be shown on January 21.
“We want to have good relations with America. We believe that we cannot solve many problems in this world and in our region that endanger our country, without the cooperation with the Americans. That’s why we desperately need good relations with Washington,” said Sands, calling the situation in Russian-American relations confusing, and adding that the position of elected President of Donald trump’s “still in question”.
Press Secretary of the Russian President reiterated that Moscow has no relation to the cyber attacks on the United States. “Neither the Russian government nor the Kremlin or President Putin personally or not military intelligence was behind these attacks. If such attack ever took place” — quoted Peskov “Interfax”.
January 6, trump called good a good relationship with Russia. “Only stupid people or fools may believe that it’s bad!” — he said, promising that during his reign “Russia will respect us much more than now.”
On the same day was published the declassified version of the report prepared by the CIA, FBI and NSA, in which he argued that Putin personally ordered to organize a campaign to influence the political process in the United States and to discredit the candidate in presidents from Democratic party Hillary Clinton to win the Republican Donald trump.
Himself President-elect after cyberattacks devoted to meetings with representatives of the intelligence recognized that different countries, including Russia and China carried out cyber attacks on government agencies of the United States, but expressed confidence that hackers on the election result not affected. Statements about Moscow’s attempts to influence the outcome of elections in the U.S. he called a “witch hunt”.
Russia all charges of this kind consistently rejects.
The U.S. presidential election held November 8, 2016, a victory was gained by Republican Donald trump, beating the representative of the Democrats Hillary Clinton. His inauguration will be held January 20 in Washington.