Putin tells G20 partners Russia did not interfere in U.S. vote: Russian G20 sherpa

G20 leaders summit in Hamburg

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has told leaders at the G20 summit that Russia has never interfered in the U.S. election, Russian G20 sherpa Svetlana Lukash said on Twitter on Saturday.

“Pres Putin points to #G20 partners on absence of real evidence of that & confirms that Russia had never interfered in US elections,” she wrote.

(Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Janet Lawrence)