The foreign Ministry announced the lack of U.S. evidence for the prosecution of the Russian Federation in the hacker attacks
The Russian foreign Ministry announced the lack of U.S. evidence for the prosecution of the Russian Federation in the hacker attacks, in particular, the hacking of the servers of the US Democratic party.
Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Ryabkov saidthat the US charges against Russia about the hacker attacks is an obvious political order, and they injected an unprecedented anti-Russian hysteria.
“Published on 7 October joint statement of the Director of national intelligence and the Secretary of homeland security of this country contains the series is not borne out by the facts the allegations of the involvement of the Russian side the organization of the alleged hacker attacks on American political institutions and physical persons”, – TASS quoted the comment of a senior diplomat.
“The evidence base for such serious accusations is completely absent. It is the US administration is either not formed, or invented by those who are in Washington now performs an obvious political order,” said Ryabkov.
Also in his comments, he drew attention USA on “massive, using the entire Arsenal of the media, interference in the American election campaign on the part of European politicians of a different calibre.”
Ryabkov recalled that Russia has repeatedly proposed to hold consultations on cyber security, but the agreement is “still not received”.
The Ministry of homeland security and the office of the Director of national intelligence released a joint statement in which they formally accused Russia of involvement in hacking attacks on the servers of the American Democratic party. In Washington noted that the information was necessary for Moscow to influence the course of U.S. presidential elections.
Here in Washington, saying that “such actions are not new, the same tactics and equipment of Russian use in Europe and Eurasia, for example, to influence public opinion.” “Based on the volume and delicacy of such efforts, we believe that only high-ranking Russian officials could authorize such activities,” said American intelligence agencies.
On Saturday, WikiLeaks published e-mails of the head of the election campaign, Hillary Clinton, John Podestà. They are talking about Turkey, its interests in the Syrian conflict, and the role in the fight against the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). Podesta said that it was hacked, “Russian”, to give advantage against rival Clinton, the Republican candidate Donald Trump.