ZAVIDOVO /Tver region/, may 25. /TASS/. Moscow believes the nonsense the approval of the Director of National intelligence Daniel Coates about the Russian intervention in elections “across Europe”. This was stated by TASS representative of Russian President for international cooperation in the field of information security, the Ambassador-at-large Andrey Krutskikh.
“Nonsense (confirmed by the head of N. I. United States that Russia is interfering in the election “across Europe” – approx. TASS), speaking directly in the forehead – said Krutskikh on the sidelines of the international meeting of high representatives supervising security issues. – Intelligence should do intelligence and not to go and not to participate in internal intrigue.”
Krutskikh also expressed hope that the United States will form a team for practical conversation on cyber security. “We have an understanding that this (cyber security – approx. TASS) the most pressing, important issue, – said the diplomat. – On this subject we need to talk. The Russian side is ready to talk, it’s up to US to form an appropriate team and take an appropriate political decision.”
“I think that ultimately the US administration will manage to overcome domestic opposition and to form a team for a serious, practical conversation with us on this issue – he said on the sidelines of the international meeting of high representatives supervising security issues. – The other way just can’t be.”
In response to the question about the recent cyber attack using a virus WannaCry the special representative of the President has reminded that Russia just warned that “international crime, terrorism such attacks prepared”. “Therefore, joint efforts of countries such as Russia and the United States, on the basis of the fight against such threats is very important and a priority,” said cruit.
Coates may 23 at a hearing of the Senate Committee of Congress on the armed services , that Russia is interfering in the election “across Europe”. “Russia has interfered in our electoral process… Germany is faced with the same, the UK is faced with the same, we see that this is happening all over Europe,” – claimed the head of N. I. USA.