Thus, as Interfax-Ukraine reports, he commented on the words of the initiators of the impeachment procedure of the US president about the “Russian trace” in the publication of transcripts.

“I believe that this is already conspiracy theories, so it’s hard for me to comment,” he said.

Earlier, Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi said that Russia “had a hand” in the scandal surrounding the conversation between Donald Trump and Vladimir Zelensky.

The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, commenting on her words, said that "according to the logic of the speaker, Russia had a hand in it."

As the diplomat noted, Pelosi did not bring any arguments when she accused Moscow of involvement in the scandal.