During today's meeting, Russian President Vladimir Putin assured American leader Donald Trump that Russia did not interfere with the US elections. This was reported by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, reports Associated Press.
“Russian foreign minister says Trump accepted Putin's assurances that Russia didn't meddle in the U.S. election,” the message says.
At the same time, Putin demanded proof of his involvement.
“Tillerson says after Trump-Putin meeting that Russia has asked for proof of involvement in election interference,” according to the message.
As it was reported earlier Trump and Putin agreed on cease-fire in southwest Syria, US officials inform. The negotiations have already ended.