Russian foreign ministry official accuses U.S. of meddling in Russia’s upcoming election

Russian foreign ministry official accuses U.S. of meddling in Russia’s upcoming election
Vladimir Putin (Image: Frederic Legrand - COMEO/Shutterstock)

[Ed. – Yeah, yeah. Who would want to? What difference, at this point, would it make?  Exit point: Ryabkov offered as much evidence as Mueller has.  So there’s that.]

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told a leading Russian news agency the US has tried to destabilise his country ahead of this month’s vote. …

Putin’s loyal sidekick did not offer any kind of evidence to back up his shocking accusation, Reuters reported.

The Interfax news agency quoted Ryabkov as saying America was trying to sow chaos in Russia and that new US sanctions were aimed at destabilising Russia. …

It’s not the first time Russia has made the claims. Last December, politicians close to Putin pointed the finger at Washington saying they were trying to “interfere” in the country’s electoral process.

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