Adverse public opinion in the US about Russia and Russian President Vladimir Putin is the result of long and thorough anti-Russian propaganda. This is the official representative of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov, said in the program “Good morning America” on ABC.
Moderator George Stephanopoulos gave details of the recent poll, according to which only 9 percent of Americans speak approvingly of the Russian leader and many see Moscow as an ally. “It’s not a problem, but we regret it. We understand that these figures are caused by the fact that for many months, over years, American society has been strongly anti-Russian propaganda”, — said the press Secretary of the head of the Russian state.
According to him, propaganda is the reason the belief of many Americans that Russian hackers everywhere.” “This is a false news and slander,” — said Peskov.
Also during the program, he noted the similarities between the U.S. and Russia, for which the question of protection of national interests is a priority.