Russia's interference in this year's election will not go unanswered, the White House says, as President Obama is considering a "proportional" response to the meddling.
“The president has talked before about the significant capabilities that the U.S. government has to both defend our systems in the United States but also carry out offensive operations in other countries,” Josh Earnest, the White House press secretary, told reporters traveling with Mr.
The Obama Administration says it is confident that Russia is responsible for the hacking of the Democratic National Committee and it accuses Moscow of trying to interfere with U.S. elections.
WASHINGTON (AP) — US blames Russia for recent political hacking; says it is trying to interfere in election.
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The Obama administration plans a “proportional” response to punish Russia for hacking into the Democratic National Committee and other cyberattacks aimed at disrupting Nov. 8 elections, a White House spokesman … Click to Continue »