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July 26, 2016 No.
6542

Russian FM Lavrov On Accusations Against Russia Over DNC Email Hacking: I Don't Want To Use Four-Letter Words

During a photo-op prior to his meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Laos on July 26, Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov was asked to comment on accusations that Russia had hacked into emails of the Democratic Party. A video of the exchange was posted on the official website of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Following is a transcript of the video:

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Reporter: "Mr. Minister Lavrov, what do you say of the U.S. accusations that Russia hacked the Democratic Party emails?"

Lavrov: "Well, I don't want to use four-letter words..."

Event Organizer: "Thanks everybody. Thank you."