The Russian leader in an interview with US journalist Charlie Rose for CBS and PBS television networks noted that American partners haven’t already hidden their role in power changes in Ukraine.
MOSCOW, Sept. 28 — RIA News. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he is certain about the US role in the toppling of the President Viktor Yanukovych.
«Our partners in the United States don’t conceal that supported those who opposed President Yanukovych», — said the Russian president in an interview with US journalist Charlie Rose for CBS and PBS television networks in the run-up of participation in the 70th session of the UN General Assembly.
When asked whether he believes that US is connected with Viktor Yanukovych’s toppling, when he was forced to flee to Russia, Putin said: «I know that for sure».
The Russian president said that Russia has «thousands of joint contacts and thousands of links» with the people who live in Ukraine.
«And we know who, where, when met and worked with the people who overthrew Yanukovych, how they were maintained, how much were paid, how were prepared, on what areas in which countries and who were those instructors. We know everything. In fact, our American partners haven’t already hidden it», — said Putin.