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American President Donald trump suggested how many points dropped its rating on the eve of the midterm elections because of the “Russian cause”. About this he wrote in Twitter account.
“While our (my) rating, good for best in the history of Economics, if not falsified Russian witch-hunt, the figures would have been 25 points higher!” — wrote the head of state. He added that spectracolor Robert Mueller and “17 angry Democrats” use the investigation on the “Russian case” to harm Republicans in the midterm elections.
According to the website FiveThirtyEight, activities trump approve of 39.9 percent of Americans, while don’t trust the policy of 53.7 percent of the U.S. population. Approval rating at this stage, the first term is lower than the other presidents since Harry Truman, the newspaper notes.
From 2017, the case of alleged Russian intervention in the American elections in 2016 investigating spectacular Robert Mueller. Tasked to find out whether there was collusion between the headquarters of the trump and Russia. The Kremlin and the White house deny all accusations.
On 12 September it became known that trump is planning to sign a decree on the responsibility for intervention in the American elections. The sanctions will affect individuals, companies and countries who are accused of trying to influence the election through cyber attacks or other means. In July, the us President warned that Moscow will attempt to intervene in the midterm elections, which will be held in USA in November.
Russia has repeatedly accused of meddling in the US presidential election with the help of hackers. In June the secret service was nominated in absentia prosecution of 12 Russian scouts. According to the US intelligence, Russian intelligence used by two hacker groups to hack servers the Democratic party.
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