Slutsky commented on the statements of the US voting results

Statement of concern the US the possibility of acting President Vladimir Putin to remain in power until 2036 is a direct interference in the internal Affairs of Russia, said the head of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Leonid Slutsky.

The United States expressed on Thursday concern over the vote in Russia, constitutional amendments, special concerns of Washington called "the potential" of Vladimir Putin to remain President of the Russian Federation until 2036, said earlier RIA Novosti in the press service of the state Department.

"Not the state Department and not his press Secretary, to decide who and how should be able to be elected President of the Russian Federation. This should solve the Russian people, who overwhelmingly approved changes in the basic law of the country", - said the MP.

He also noted that in his opinion, such statements have to be appropriately assessed and depodesta, and at the parliamentary level.

An initiative to amend the Constitution by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, disclosing the annual message to the Federal Assembly on 15 January 2020. Changes to the basic act on new demands to the President, Cabinet members and government officials of different levels, consolidate the social guarantees of the state to the citizens, to change the terms of reference of the Parliament, prohibits the alienation of Federal territories, establish the status of the Russian language. In addition, the amendments allow the incumbent President to run again for the post in 2024. Amendments to the Constitution President issued on a nationwide vote.