The US President Donald trump has ruled out any contacts with representatives of the Russian special services. About this he wrote on his Twitter page.
Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)
February 15, 2017, 12:08
“The relationship with the Russians is nonsense that tries to cover a lot of mistakes committed by team Hillary Clinton during the presidential campaign,” wrote trump.
Thus the American leader commented on the article in The New York Times, which asserted that the members of the election headquarters of Donald trump had contact with senior officials of Russian intelligence. This, according to the authors, evidenced by the phone records and intercepted calls.
According to the publication, the interviews were not only officials of the headquarters of the trump, but other associates of Republican. From the Russian side the talks were attended by representatives of countries not belonging to the security services. The names of the participants of the dialogues and their content was not specified.
In the foreign intelligence Service (SVR) of Russia said they would not comment on unsubstantiated allegations in the media.