Committee on intelligence of the Senate of the United States intends to question during the hearing two dozen people as part of an investigation concerning the Russian interference in presidential elections in the United States and connections of the environment of the current head of the White house with the Kremlin. With the corresponding statement was made on Wednesday in Washington, representatives of the management Committee, reports UKRINFORM.
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“Today, we made 20 requests for individuals to be interviewed in the Committee,” said Committee Chairman, Republican Senator Richard Burr.
He stressed that the investigation is ongoing, and every day you have to separate fact from speculation, which ultimately leads to the particular facts and names .
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“The scale of this investigation will be distributed to those limits, where to specify the details of the intelligence,” said Burr.
His colleague is a Democrat, a senior member of the Committee, Senator mark Warner, for its part, has promised to bring the investigation to the end, literally – “to the bottom”.
“We have serious concerns that the Russians have done and continue to do around the world,” he stressed.
According to him, is now becoming known more and more facts about the methods of work of the Russians.
We will remind, in January, American intelligence agencies have declassified and released a joint report on the RF interference in the election campaign in the United States. American intelligence officers came to the agreement that the Russian top leadership, including President Putin, personally involved in the campaign of illegal influence on the course of U.S. presidential elections, with the aim to harm the chances of Hillary Clinton to be elected President.
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