The Kremlin has been coy in recent weeks about whether the 64-year-old head of state would run for another six-year term in the March 2018 election.
“Therefore, of course, all countries intend to defend their interests, all countries which have encountered such lawlessness intend to and will defend their interests, this should be met with understanding.
Trump’s administration accused Russia of trying to shield Syria’s government from blame for a deadly gas attack
A synopsis of the allegations was attached to the end of a report by US intelligence agencies on Russian interference in the US elections, according to the report
Earlier this month, the US intelligence community published the declassified part of a report