Sands: Russia will not support “green” in the United States


Press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov has denied the information that Russia allegedly supports the “green” for the sake of the prohibition of development in U.S. shale oil. Press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov has denied previously appeared in foreign media reports that Moscow allegedly supporting conservation organizations in the West who oppose the development of shale oil.

“This is wrong information – said Peskov reporters. He also stressed that the Kremlin does not know who is the source of the information. Typically, such statements do not have any sources – said the press Secretary of the head of the Russian Federation. Previously, the newspaper Politico reported that representatives of the Republican party and a member of the administration of President Donald trump called on the head of the Finance Department Steven Mnuchin to check the possibility of Russia financing of fighters for the environment .

According to officials, the Russian Federation allegedly is funding organizations that actively oppose the use of hydraulic fracturing technology used in shale gas development.