Previously, the Treasury representative Adam Shubin, dealing with the question of American sanctions against Russia, called the President of Russia Vladimir Putin “the personification of corruption.”
MOSCOW, 29 Jan. The statements of the representative of the White house about Vladimir Putin unprecedented, outrageous and offensive, the Kremlin in this regard awaiting clarification from the Supreme leadership of the USA, said the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
On air of TV channel bi-Bi-si, in the program “Panorama”, the representative of the Ministry of Finance of the USA Adam Shubin, dealing with the question of American sanctions against Russia, called the President of the Russian Federation “the personification of corruption.” According to Shubin, the American authorities it has long been known. Putin’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said earlier that these unsubstantiated accusations by the U.S. Treasury casts a pall over the office and demand proof. The head of the Kremlin administration Sergei Ivanov called the reports “nonsense and nonsense”. The White house spokesman Josh Ernest, in turn, said that the position of the U.S. Treasury reflects the vision of American President.
“The statement made by my colleagues in the White house we view as unacceptable both from the point of view of the General practice of international relations, and from the point of view of bilateral Russian-American relations. We believe this statement is outrageous and offensive,” he told reporters Sands.
He noted that the Russian side will “wait for any further explanation from the top management of the USA”. According to him, such a statement Washington was “absolutely unprecedented”.