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Trump was briefed about Putin's meddling role 2 weeks before taking office: report

President-elect Donald Trump, two weeks before taking the oath of office in January 2017, was shown highly classified intelligence claiming Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered Russian interference efforts into the 2016 presidential election, according to a report.

Trump says he holds Putin responsible for election meddling, defends Helsinki performance

President Trump said in an interview airing Wednesday that he holds Russian President Vladimir Putin personally responsible for the Kremlin’s attempts to meddle in the 2016 presidential election, as the president and White House tried deflecting backlash over the world leaders’ summit for a third day.