Russian President Vladimir Putin stated Sunday he wouldn’t congratulate the winner of the U.S. election till it was clear who the victor was and criticized what he referred to as issues within the electoral system, echoing allegations from President Trump that the vote was flawed.
The Kremlin chief’s feedback, his first for the reason that election, push a story aired on Russian state media for the reason that vote shedding doubt on the legitimacy of the vote and presenting the U.S. as a hotbed of turmoil.
Mr. Trump has launched various authorized challenges for the reason that election and has complained that his observers weren’t allowed to be shut sufficient to these counting to be efficient. No proof of widespread fraud within the election has emerged.
Federal officers have stated the election was conducted without interference and was safe from tampering or rigging.