[size=30]Russian Foreign Ministry responds to US intelligence chief's comments on Russian intervention[/size]
Trend Press / Moscow
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Monday that US private services had been "over-lying", claiming long-term Russian interference in the US election. No one ever spoke of such a thing before President Donald Trump was elected.
Zakharova wrote on the social networking page "Facebook" that "and the best proof that all these words lies, that the US intelligence agencies and officials have not mentioned anything like that before, did not raise the Russian side such issues No story, film, or A conference on this subject until the American electoral system was put forward by Trump, so began everything - unfounded accusations, the search for an external enemy, and complaints about the "hands of the Kremlin" ... ".
The director of the CIA, Mike Pompeo, said earlier, on the television channel "CBS" that Russia tried to "contracts" undermine the US election.
The investigation into the "alleged Russian intervention in the US elections, in addition to Trump's relationship with Russia, which was refuted from the White House and the Kremlin and conducted by the FBI and the US Congress.
The press secretary of the Russian presidency, Dmitry Peskov, described the accusations as groundless.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, commenting on the alleged Russian intervention in the US, German and French elections, said there were no facts to confirm this.