For espionage scandals in Germany, “ears stick out” of the United States, said the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, the TV channel “Russia 1”. In her opinion, therefore, the States want to divert attention from scandals with their participation. Moreover, this situation decades ago and the latest incident – a serious bid for influence in Berlin on all issues.
Earlier it was reported that German prosecutors had issued a warrant for the arrest of the citizen of the Russian Federation Dmitry Badin, who is suspected of hacking attack on the Bundestag in 2015. Badin is also wanted by the FBI USA on charges of cyberwoman. Bardeen even called the employee of GRU.
Zakharov recalled the scandal with wiretapping Americans of the leaders of Germany and Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel, the wiretapping and interception of correspondence Merkel came to light a few years ago. Germany also faces huge pressure on energy issues.
According to her, the US is trying “to add in the inner space and the outer contour of the so-called “fire”” which could overshadow the scandals between Washington and Berlin and the constructive, which brings Moscow into the European agenda.