“Best approach is to slaughter Donald for his bromance with Putin, but not go too far betting on Putin re Syria,” Budowsky wrote on December 12, 2015, to Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta.
WikiLeaks released the first batch of emails on October 8. On October 20, the whistleblowing site also published a bunch of letters sent to or by Barack Obama before he became US president.
Earlier, Wikileaks said that US presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have mentioned "Russia" and "Putin" at the debates more often than any other subject.
Red baiting opponents 2016 style: "Russia" and "Putin" were mentioned more times during the US presidential debates than any other subject. pic.twitter.com/HcTLUjGmYz— WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) 22 октября 2016 г.