Earlier, the President trump, who is visiting Vietnam, said that he is inclined to trust the words of Putin
Central intelligence Agency, United States on Saturday confirmed information about Russia’s intervention in the American elections. Earlier, the President trump, who is visiting Vietnam, announced that he is inclined to trust the words of Vladimir Putin that the Kremlin was not involved in the intervention in the election campaign of 2016.
“The Director (of the CIA Mike Pompeo) continues to support and have always supported the conclusions of the intelligence community, stated in January 2017 the report “Assessment of Russian activities and intentions in the recent elections in the USA”, – is spoken in the statement of the official representative of the Ministry. – Assessment of intelligence in regard to Russian intervention, has not changed.”
We will remind, earlier the President Donald trump said that in a conversation with Vladimir Putin during the APEC summit in da Nang, he again raised the issue of Russian interference in the elections.
“He said he did not intervene. He said he did not intervene. You can’t ask about it endlessly, – said the President of the United States reporters aboard Air Force One. – But again I asked him and he absolutely does not interfere in our elections. He didn’t do what they accuse”.
President trump did not specify whether he believed the assurances of Putin, but has noticed that considers the words of the Russian leader convincing.
“I think he was very convincing that he didn’t do it”, – said the head of the White house.
On Saturday criticism of a U.S. President was made by a senior Democrat in the intelligence Committee of the U.S. Congress Adam Schiff.
“The President will not be able to deceive anyone, – says the official statement from the Congressman. – He understands that the Russian intervened, breaking and distributing e-mail messages of his opponent, and he during the campaign and again enjoyed the fruits of this intervention”.