Excerpts: Putin then turned the tables on the US, saying it was the US which has sought to influence Russian elections by funding NGOs as part of its aspirations for global domination. “Turn a globe and point your finger anywhere, you will find American interests and interference there.”
“And what about constant U.S. propaganda, constant U.S. support of America-oriented non-government organisations by giving them money directly? Isn’t it an impact on our minds? Isn’t it an attempt to influence how we should behave during election campaigns? This continues year after year,” he said.
He added that many heads of state around the world had told him of similar U.S. meddling in their internal affairs. But they would not voice their concerns openly, fearing to “spoil relations” with Washington. As for Russia, “we have an opinion of our own, we express it openly. But this is not any sort of underground subversive activity”, Putin said. READ MORE….
VLA Comment: It is about time that someone pointed out that the USA has interfered in many elections of foreign countries, not to mention direct CIA/FBI “regime changes”.