Russian President Vladimir Putin today (June 2, 2017) lashed out at critics who are accusing his country of trying to interfere in the 2016 American presidential election by likening them to anti-Semites, according to the Raw Story website.
During an interview today in St. Petersburg, Russia, NBC's Megyn Kelly pointed out that all the digital fingerprints on the hacks in the 2016 election indicated Russian involvement -- but Putin grinned and dismissed it as an elaborate hoax.
"What fingerprints, or hooves prints, or horn prints? There are many specialists that can invent or fix it up," Putin said.
Putin then accused the Democratic supporters of Hillary Clinton of behaving like anti-Semites by blaming Russia for the 2016 election outcome. "It's like anti-Semitism -- the Jews are to blame..."