Relations with Russia become too “toxic” for the US President Donald trump and this prevents him to start a new stage of relations with Moscow, said a source in the Kremlin, the newspaper Financial Times.
“It seems that the extensive anti-Russian campaign in Western media have made contact with us so toxic that trump, a leader who was determined to take a “fresh start” in relations with Russia, has now decided to opt out”, — the newspaper writes, citing an unnamed representative of the Kremlin.
A similar thought was expressed by President Donald trump. At a press briefing at the White house, he said that false news in the media significantly interfere with the normalization of relations with Russia. “I just want to tell you that false reporting in the media made by you, guys, — said trump, speaking to reporters, lying, terrible, unreliable news very difficult negotiations with Russia.”
This anti-Russian media campaign called trump trick and a trick that are designed to hide the failures of the previous administration and prevent him from achieving a “deal with Russia”. “By the way, it would be great if we agreed with Russia, just so you understand it. But tomorrow you will say that Donald trump wants to get along with Russia and it’s awful. It’s not awful, it is well,” the President said to reporters.
He accused the press that she glossed over the mistakes of the Obama administration. According to him, Hillary Clinton as Secretary of state gave 20% of US uranium. “You know what uranium, right? <…> It is possible to do a lot, including the bad. But nobody talks about it. I haven’t done anything for Russia. Nothing,” said trump, Recalling a “stupid plastic” Reset button that Clinton gave foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
Thursday, February 16, Bloomberg reported that the Kremlin ordered the state media to stop praising broadcast of the President of the United States. According to the Agency, this reflects growing fears the high-ranking Russian officials that the new administration is not as friendly as people originally thought.
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