US president-elect Donald Trump shot back at sensational claims that he was "cultivated" by Russia for years and Moscow has compromising information on him.
During his first press conference after winning the presidential election, Trump said intelligence agencies may have leaked dossier on his ties to Russia saying it would be 'blot' on their record.
Here are the highlights from Trump's press conference.
# Donald Trump says Russia will respect US more when he will lead the nation
# Attorney says Ivanka Trump will have no involvement with or management authority at family business
# Trump says disgraceful intelligence agencies allowed false information to get out; compares to 'Nazi Germany.'
# Democratic National Committee was 'totally open to be hacked', says Donald Trump
# Trump says he expects to nominate new Supreme Court justice within two weeks of inauguration
# Trump says negotiations with Mexico on funding of border wall to begin immediately after he takes office.
# Replacement for 'Obamacare' to be offered 'essentially simultaneously' with health secretary confirmation: Trump
# Trump says will be a major border tax on companies leaving U.S. and 'getting away with murder.'
# My business empire would be run by my two sons who won't discuss issues with me: Trump
# If (Russian President Vladimir) Putin likes me, it is an asset not a liability: Trump
# I have no dealings with Russia, no deals in Russia, no deals that could have been in Russia, no loans with Russia at all: Donald Trump
# Trump calls unverified dossier on ties to Russia `fake news' and `phony stuff' crafted by `sick people'
# Donald Trump plans to put all his business assets in a trust, hand control of company to his adult sons.
# I will be the greatest job producer that god has ever created: Donald Trump
(With inputs from agencies)