Putin: USA will not respond to initiatives in the rules of conduct in cyberspace

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Rules of conduct in cybersphere necessary, but the US did not respond to such initiatives of Russia, said Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview with the American Director Oliver stone.

Putin recalled the Russian proposal to the United States to develop rules of cyber security. As previously reported, this proposal, Russia has applied in 2015. Russia’s Ambassador to the United States Sergei Kislyak said earlier that Washington has not responded to these proposals.

«More vulnerable to such attacks more technologically developed economy. But in any case, this is a very dangerous direction of competition and we need some rules of the game. I wouldn’t want to say it, but you are forcing me, relieve me of this information. A year and a half ago, in 2015, in the fall, we offered our American partners to work on these issues and to conclude an agreement on the rules of conduct in this area. The American side was silent and did not answer us first,» said Putin.

According to him, the consequences of the «unwinding» of the situation in this area can be very serious and even tragic. While Putin is considered «too hard» compared cyber attacks with the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. On the question of the stone if the people of Russia to intimidate cyber-attacks, Putin replied: «the Fear among Russian citizens to sow almost impossible.»

Four-part film stone «Interview with Putin» showed this week, the American channel Showtime.

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