The U.S. has a direct relation to the overthrow of President Viktor Yanukovych, said the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin in interview to American correspondents.
"Our partners in the United States do not hide that have supported those who are opposed to President Yanukovych, "— leads RIA "Novosti" the message of Putin in the interview to CBS And PBS. On specifying question, whether it considers that North America is associated with the overthrow of Viktor Yanukovych, when he was forced to flee to the Russian Federation, Putin said: "I know about it exactly." The head of Russia explained that Russia has "thousands common of all sorts of contacts And thousands of ties" with people who live in Ukraine." And We know who, where, when met, worked with those who overthrew Yanukovych, supported them, how much paid, how prepared, in which territories, in what countries And who were the instructors. We all know. That is speaking, Our American partners already And do not hide ", — he said. We emphasize that in February 2015 the head of the USA Barack Obama publicly acknowledged the direct involvement of the US capital in regime change in Kiev. Explaining in interview of si-EN-EN the situation in Ukraine And the flight of former President Viktor Yanukovych, Obama said that North America "has helped the transfer of power" in Kiev.