Assistant press Secretary of the White house Sarah Sanders in the briefing lashed out at journalists, blaming them of spreading false news about Russia. Transcript of its communication with reporters is published on the website of the presidential administration.
“I think the President would like, so we focused more on the legislative agenda. Look at the mainstream media and what they were covering in may and June they spent one minute on the evening news on tax reform, three minutes on the infrastructure, five minutes on the economy and the issue of jobs, 17 minutes on health and 353 minutes in 70 times more on the attacks on the President and a false history about Russia,” said Sanders. — “It figures, you guys, the numbers don’t lie”.
Russia has repeatedly accused of meddling in the US presidential election with the help of hackers. American journalists and officials asserted that they allegedly kidnapped the correspondence of the Democrats, and later posted on the Internet, and tried to penetrate into the electronic system of counting of votes. Moscow denies such accusations. President Vladimir Putin did not rule out that the mysterious hackers could be based in the United States.
June 16, trump noted that “after seven months of investigations and Committee hearings about my “links with the Russian” no one has been able to present any evidence.”
On 24 June from the website of the American TV channel CNN has been removed the material is devoted to the investigation of possible links Anthony of Scaramucci, former US presidential Advisor Donald trump on interaction with the business with Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF). “This article did not meet the editorial standards of CNN and was removed. Material-deactivated”, — stated in the message.