Pentagon Chief James Mattis.
WASHINGTON, 2 Dec — the Glory of the Pentagon James Mattis said about Russia’s attempts to influence the past in early November in the US congressional elections.
“He’s (Russian President Vladimir Putin — ed.) again tried to stir up trouble with our elections last month. We are seeing the ongoing efforts around this”, — quotes the edition of The Hill the words of Mattis, speaking at the Presidential library of Ronald Reagan in California.
Elections in the U.S. Congress took place on 6 November. The Republicans retained the majority in the U.S. Senate, securing at least 52 seats in the required 50 for control of the upper house, but lost the majority in the house of representatives.