Russian foreign ministry on Trump 'witch hunt' tweet: ‘We agree’

Russian foreign ministry on Trump 'witch hunt' tweet: ‘We agree’
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The Russian foreign ministry on Monday tweeted "we agree" in response to a tweet from President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump says his advice to impeachment defense team is 'just be honest' Trump expands tariffs on steel and aluminum imports CNN's Axelrod says impeachment didn't come up until 80 minutes into focus group MORE referring to the investigation of the 2016 presidential election as a “Rigged Witch Hunt.”

Trump also wrote on Twitter that “years of U.S. foolishness and stupidity” are to blame for poor U.S.-Russia relations ahead of his summit on Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

"We agree," responded MFA Russia on its official account.

We agree https://t.co/7l087Qwmj3

Trump has said that he will bring up the issue of election meddling in his meeting with Putin, as he said he has done in the past. But he said he expected Putin to again deny that Russia had any role in the election.

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“I will absolutely bring that up. I don’t think you’ll have any ‘Gee, I did it, I did it, you got me.’ There won’t be a Perry Mason here,” he said Friday.

The U.S. intelligence community has concluded that Russia interfered in the election, and 12 Russian individuals were indicted Friday as part of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerSchiff: Trump acquittal in Senate trial would not signal a 'failure' Jeffries blasts Trump for attack on Thunberg at impeachment hearing Live coverage: House Judiciary to vote on impeachment after surprise delay MORE's probe for their role in the hacking of the Democratic National Committee.

Trump said Sunday that while he “hadn’t thought of” asking Trump to extradite the intelligence officers, he would “certainly” ask about it.