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Friday, 06 January 2017 14:45
Trump meets with Intelligence, won't admit Russia hack, called issue witch hunt
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witchyDonald Trump has continued to ignore the concerted effort of the American investigative agencies and congressional warnings that Russia has hacked to influence the recent elections.

According to the New York Times, prior to the meeting, he called the commotion surrounding the alleged hacking, a witch hunt.

“But just hours before, the president-elect had attributed claims of Russian hacking to embarrassed election-year rivals, calling the storm surrounding the cyberattacks a political witch hunt being carried out by his adversaries, who he said were embarrassed by their loss to him  in the election last year.”

The Times has stated that after the two hour meeting, he has acknowledged the “possibility” of a Russian Hack

After meeting with the Directors of the intelligence agencies, Trump responded with this statement:

President–elect Donald J. Trump released the following statement at the conclusion of the meeting with Intelligence Community leaders:
 
“I had a constructive meeting and conversation with the leaders of the Intelligence Community this afternoon. I have tremendous respect for the work and service done by the men and women of this community to our great nation. 
 
“While Russia, China, other countries, outside groups and people are consistently trying to break through the cyber infrastructure of our governmental institutions, businesses and organizations including the Democrat National Committee, there was absolutely no effect on the outcome of the election including the fact that there was no tampering whatsoever with voting machines. There were attempts to hack the Republican National Committee, but the RNC had strong hacking defenses and the hackers were unsuccessful.
 
“Whether it is our government, organizations, associations or businesses we need to aggressively combat and stop cyberattacks. I will appoint a team to give me a plan within 90 days of taking office. The methods, tools and tactics we use to keep America safe should not be a public discussion that will benefit those who seek to do us harm. Two weeks from today I will take the oath of office and America’s safety and security will be my number one priority.”

 

 

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