The extracted spy had reportedly confirmed the meddling of Vladimir Putin’s Russia in US elections. Photo: EPA

Russia plays down US reports about spy in Vladimir Putin’s inner circle

  • A Kremlin spokesman dismissed the reports by CNN and The New York Times as ‘the genre of pulp fiction’ and ‘crime reading’
  • But he did confirm a low-level official who Russian media suggested was the agent had worked at the Kremlin before being fired
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The extracted spy had reportedly confirmed the meddling of Vladimir Putin’s Russia in US elections. Photo: EPA
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