Donald Trump Deflected Responsibility for Russian Interference in 2016 Election

Type: Anti-Media AttacksFeb 17 2018 Severity:
Targeted: Independent MediaAbout: Russia & International Relations
Donald Trump, instead of criticizing Russia and demanding an all hands on deck effort to protect the integrity of the US voting system, absolved himself of any responsibility for Russian interference and seemed to blame the previous Administration for stopping their disinformation campaign. He also laughed off their meddling by suggested they knew he was going to run even though he hadn't decided to already.

Targeted by Trump