Several high-ranking speakers at the parliamentary hearings in the Federation Council said the desire of the West to destabilize the situation in Russia. The attempts of interference in the internal Affairs of Russia was declared by the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, Prosecutor General Yury Chaika. Even more grim, a statement was made by the head of the foreign intelligence Service (SVR) Sergei Naryshkin.
Naryshkin expressed the view that the West implemented a plan aimed at depriving Russia of the independence in the international arena and “receive unlimited access to our natural resources”, quotes his words “Interfax”.
He added that the implementation of this plan, the US and its allies is hampered by “an independent and nationally oriented policy of the Russian leadership.” Therefore, the external forces and seek to plunge Russia into chaos, undermining the credibility of the Russian authorities and destabilizirovat economic situation, said the head of the SVR.
Most actively in the internal Affairs of Russia interfering foreign NGOs, in fact, controlled by the U.S. Department of state, other foreign entities, said the Seagull. Previously, he stated that after checking the activities of 10 of them are considered undesirable in the Russian Federation, 22 testing continues.
The attempts of external interference in Russia’s internal Affairs could worsen ahead of elections, foresees Matvienko. “On the eve of elections may increase illegal protest activity, which is heated as opposition forces and foreign centers of influence”, – quotes the speaker of the Federation Council, RIA Novosti.
She offered to discuss a set of measures of counteraction to such intervention. In particular, it is possible not to invite the “observation mission” States that do not allow representatives of Russia to the polling stations, to strengthen control over the financing from abroad “illegal activities”, said Matvienko.