President Vladimir Putin

Donald Trump: Russia Will Try to Rig Elections for Democrats

“I’m very concerned that Russia will be fighting very hard to have an impact on the upcoming Election,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “Based on the fact that no President has been tougher on Russia than me, they will be pushing very hard for the Democrats. They definitely don’t want Trump!”

After his March re-election, Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a decree setting targets for his next six years in power, including halving the country's poverty rate, increasing pensions and boosting the average life expectancy