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US Intelligence: Russia, China, Iran Seeking To Meddle In 2020 Election

On Friday, William Evanina, the director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, warned that Russia, China and Iran are seeking to meddle in the 2020 election, The Hill reported. The top counterintelligence official said that the three nations are trying to “sway voters’ preferences and perspectives,” sow discord and “undermine the American people’s confidence in our democratic process.” Evanina explained that China and Iran appear to oppose President Donald… Read More »US Intelligence: Russia, China, Iran Seeking To Meddle In 2020 Election

Donald Trump Reportedly Asked FBI At First Intelligence Briefing In 2016: ‘Are The Russian Bad?’

Donald Trump reportedly asked the FBI during his first intelligence briefing in 2016 whether the Russians were bad — a question that came as the FBI was reportedly warning the candidate that they were trying to infiltrate his campaign. A summary of the briefing published on Friday by Politico showed that Republican candidate was curious about the threat that Russia posed, especially when compared to the Chinese. At the time,… Read More »Donald Trump Reportedly Asked FBI At First Intelligence Briefing In 2016: ‘Are The Russian Bad?’