US President Barack Obama during a conversation with Vladimir Putin used a conventional closed line, not a hotline, as previously reported. This was reported by press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, reports .
He explained that such lines between Moscow and other world capitals. This line is used for negotiations, secret negotiations of the heads of state, said the press Secretary of the President.
On the eve of NBC News citing a senior American official said that Obama has used the so-called red phone to warn Russia about the consequences of intervention in the US presidential election.
Press Secretary to the President, commenting on this information, stated that Obama did repeatedly mention these cyber attacks, but “each time, unfortunately, we are unable to obtain some more or less sensible justification for these allegations.”