Russian President Putin Congratulates Biden On Election Victory

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Russian President Putin Congratulates Biden On Election Victory
The Russian president said he wishes "every success" to Pres.-elect Biden, as Russia stands accused of interfering in the U.S. electoral system.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated President-elect Joe Biden on his victory in the 2020 election. 

The news comes a day after the Electoral College officially locked in the results. 

In a message, Putin wishes "every success" to Biden. Poland's president also congratulated him. Russia stands accused of interfering in the U.S. electoral system. 

President-elect Biden has vowed to "treat foreign interference in our election as an adversarial act" and threatened "to impose substantial and lasting costs on state perpetrators."