Russian parliamentarians have the right to create any kind of fee, including for combating interference in the internal politics of the country from the outside, said press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov. His words to the correspondent “Tapes.ru” on Tuesday, June 6.
“Attempts to interfere in the internal Affairs of the Russian Federation is, they are well known. And, of course, it requires some attention. Therefore, the attention shown to the subject by the deputies, it is quite clear and understandable,” — said the official representative of the Kremlin, commenting on the creation of a new body.
Earlier Tuesday, the head of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev said that the upper house of Parliament will set up a Commission against the interference of foreign States in the Affairs of Moscow.
June 5, Russian President Vladimir Putin in interview to TV channel NBC stated that the United States around the world interfering in other people’s political processes, but are offended to Russia, ostensibly to intervene in their presidential election.
On 2 June, during a speech at the St. Petersburg international economic forum (SPIEF), Putin remarked that Western countries allow themselves to be “absolutely arrogant” meddling in Russian politics.