Russian Embassy got acquainted with the materials about the «interference» Brexit

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The Russian Embassy in London, got acquainted with the materials of Swansea University about the alleged «Russian trace» in Brexit and detects a distortion of the British media, the diplomatic mission will appeal to the newspaper Times, for clarification, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Embassy.

«Yesterday, the Embassy received an advance text of the study at Swansea University (the University of Edinburgh is considering our appeal, University of California, Berkeley gave no answer). Already the first acquaintance with the obtained materials shows that, as expected, the newspaper distorted the researchers ‘ findings that was confirmed by the University itself,» — said the representative of the diplomatic mission in response to the question, did the Embassy requested research by British universities, referenced by the Times newspaper in articles about the «Russian interference in the Affairs of great Britain through social networks».

«We plan to continue to study the issue and contact Times for clarification, as there had been such a violation of journalistic standards,» he said.

British Prime Minister Theresa may on Monday into a large «Banquet» speech in’s Guildhall criticized «Russia’s intervention» in elections and other democratic processes in several countries, and the foreign Minister recently said that has no proof of Russian intervention in the referendum on Brexit.

The Russian foreign Ministry stated that the charges may in Russia are irresponsible and baseless in nature.

Russia has repeatedly denied accusations of trying to influence the elections in different countries, as the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov called them «completely unfounded». The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, speaking about alleged Russian intervention in elections in the United States, France and Germany, said that there are no facts confirming it, no.

Russian President Vladimir Putin drew attention to the fact that the United States around the world interfering in other people’s political processes, but are offended by Russia, which allegedly interfered in their elections, but for the Russian Federation such interference does not make sense.

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