Visit RT for breaking news and latest updates on Russiagate. The term went viral in news all over the world after the 2016 US presidential elections. Since the victory of Donald Trump came as a surprise for many, from ordinary supporters of his main rival Hillary Clinton to politicians, experts, and mainstream media, the theory of alleged Russian meddling in the elections appeared. According to the conspiracy theory, Trump had prior agreements with the Russian government and President Vladimir Putin, who did their best to help the Republican candidate win, including hacking the private email of Clinton’s campaign chair John Podesta and promoting the candidate on social media. The Russiagate conspiracy theory increased Russia-US tensions, even though no actual proof was provided. Find more updates on the Russiagate investigation, including the report by special counsel Robert Mueller. Don’t miss news on other accusations against Russia, official statements on Russiagate, and worldwide reaction on them. Finally, read the opinions of experts and analytics on Russiagate and the relations between the United States and Russia in general.