Russian President Vladimir Putin today, March 18, responded to the offensive statement of the head of the White House, Joe Biden, sounded the day before.
“In the courtyard, they used to say: whoever calls his name is called that,” Putin said, stressing that this phrase has a deep psychological meaning.
The Russian leader wished the American president good health.
“As for the statements of my American colleague. What would I answer him? I would say to him: “Be healthy!” I wish him good health, ”the Russian leader said, noting that he said so“ without irony, without jokes. ”
As Putin said, there are many honest and decent people in the US establishment, Russia will rely on them. The head of state also added that the United States will have to reckon with Russia. According to him, the American administration is committed to relations with the Russian Federation only on Washington’s terms, while Russia will work only on favorable terms for itself.
As TOPNEWS reported earlier, Russian President’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov, commenting on Biden’s statement, noted that “these are very bad statements by the US President.” He also noted that Biden “definitely has no plans to improve relations with Russia.”
“And further we will proceed from this,” the Kremlin speaker emphasized.
Recall that on March 17, Joe Biden said in an interview with ABC TV that President Vladimir Putin is a killer who will pay for everything. The statement came after a question about “Moscow’s interference in the 2020 American elections.” Shortly thereafter, Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov was summoned for consultations in Moscow to analyze the prospects for relations with Washington. He flies home on March 20