Former US President 94-year-old Jimmy Carter, who held the post from 1977 to 1981, said that the current head of state is not rightfully occupies a high post.
“He was inaugurated because the Russians intervened,” USA Today correspondent Susan quoted Carter as saying on Twitter. Paige.
According to the former American leader, if a full investigation is conducted, it turns out that Trump did not actually win the election in 2016.
“There is no doubt that Russia interfered in the election. I think if a full investigation were conducted, it would turn out that without intervention, although its scope has not yet been determined, Trump would not have actually won the election in 2016,” Carter said, speaking in Leesburg.
“He lost the election and became president thanks to Russian intervention on his behalf,” Carter said.
Commenting on Trump’s legitimacy, the former head of state said: “Based on what I just said, and which I can’t refuse anymore, yes.”