Russian President Vladimir Putin held a press conference on the sidelines of the eighth BRICS summit in Goa on Sunday, October 16. According to him, Russia is not going to influence presidential elections in the US.
“I’d like everyone to calm down — we are not planning to influence the course of the elections in the US,” the president said. When asked about the presidential candidates, Putin said that Hillary Clinton has chosen to take an aggressive stance with accompanying rhetoric in regard to Russia, whereasDonald Trump is calling for cooperation in counter-terrorism. “We do not know what our relations will be like after the elections,” President Putin said, Sputnik reports …. http://vestnikkavkaza.net