The Kremlin responded to the words of McCain about Putin and Lavrov

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We should not exaggerate the value of offensive and boorish attacks us Senator John McCain, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

Earlier, McCain in the transfer of Fox News Sunday, commenting on the recent meeting of Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. President Donald trump said that the Russian Minister had «nothing to do in the oval office». Us Senator also said Lavrov «a propagandist and a henchman» of President Vladimir Putin.

«This position is well-known for his obsessive hatred of our country. Probably a member of the legislature of the United States. He is an American politician, prior to that, he definitely rolled on offense, but probably the first time such insults beyond decency and beyond the tone that would befit statesmen, especially in a country like the United States,» Peskov said.

To the question, does this create difficulties in Russian-American dialogue, Peskov said: «Thank God, this gentleman generates, determines and implements U.S. foreign policy. Let’s not exaggerate the importance of these offensive attacks, boorish attacks and to link them with bilateral Russian-American relations.»

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