"Probably there was meddling from other countries", Trump said during a news conference alongside Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Russian Federation and probably other countries and individuals meddled in the 2016 presidential election - though it did not affect the outcome - and "we won't allow that to happen" in this year's midterm contests.
When asked about scandals and reported turmoil in the White House following the resignations of alleged domestic abuser Rob Porter and White House communications director Hope Hicks, Trump responded defensively, saying "they all want a piece of the Oval Office".
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President Donald Trump on Monday boasted of plans to "counteract" the Kremlin's influence in upcoming elections. Trump said he was hopeful this would "lead to a very positive result". He added, "The trade war hurts them it doesn't hurt us".
"You don't want your system of votes to be compromised in any way", he added. And we won't allow that to happen.
"We'll do it in a very loving way, a loving, loving way, they'll like us better and they'll respect us much more", Trump said.
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The United States holds mid-term elections in November and a presidential election in 2020. "They're going to a paper backup", he said. "It's called paper. It's called paper!", he said with emphasis. "The European Union has not treated us fairly and it's been a very, very unfair trade situation". "Not highly complex computers". Paper. And a lot of states are doing that.
Last week, Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone, the next head of U.S. Cyber Command and the National Security Agency, also has told the Senate committee that nations including China and Russian Federation that launch cyberattacks against the U.S. don't fear retribution and see no reason to change their behavior. Prudential fights to loosen oversight Senators introduce bill to help businesses with trade complaints Our intelligence chiefs just want to tell the truth about national security MORE (R-N.C.) echoed the president's comments, while highlighting his concern about Russia's attempts worldwide to create "societal chaos".
"I don't really want to talk about that", Trump said.
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Adm. Mike Rogers, the outgoing director of both the U.S. Cyber Command and National Security Agency, said the U.S. response to Russian Federation has not been strong enough to change Moscow's activities.
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