GOP presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpIran claims U.S. to lift all oil sanctions but State Department says 'nothing is agreed' Ivanka Trump, Kushner distance themselves from Trump claims on election: CNN Overnight Defense: Joint Chiefs chairman clashes with GOP on critical race theory | House bill introduced to overhaul military justice system as sexual assault reform builds momentum MORE’s campaign manager denied on Sunday that the campaign was responsible for blocking Republican platform amendments that would have called for an aggressive stance against Russia.


During an interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press," Paul Manafort was asked if he had any involvement in softening anti-Russian language during a platform committee meeting.

“I had none. In fact, I didn't even hear of it until after our convention was over,” Manafort said.

He added that “no one” from the campaign pushed for the language to be blocked.