The Kremlin has rejected two new US reports on purported Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, saying they lacked details and evidence to prove the allegation.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday that the reports “cannot cause anything but confusion,” adding that the accusation were general and lacked details “and some of them we don’t understand completely.”
“They place the blame for someone being critical about the situation in certain social areas in the US on us. But it is not specified what Russia has to do with it,” he said, apparently referring to the allegation that racial issues were exploited to cause division in the 2016 election.
“I can only repeat that we do not agree with these allegations; we believe they are groundless. The state of Russia… the Russian government had and has nothing to do with any kind of meddling, let alone this vaguely described interference,” Peskov…