Hassam Hameed-TDO-22.02.2018- Russia said its ties with United States has low to the times of cold war. Conflicts are due to the accusation that Russia has interfered in 2016 elections, as well as different approaches to handle crisis in Syria.
US has indicted thirteen Russians over the allegations that they were involved in covert operation in changing results in favor of President Donald Trump. Russia has blamed these sanctions to be an interference in its upcoming elections. Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Ryabkov said "Paradoxically, the Americans are taking steps towards meddling in our internal affairs and exacerbating tensions in bilateral relations ahead of the presidential election".
US congressional committees and Special prosecutor are investigating into the matter. Russia has denied any interference on state level.