The Director of the CIA Pompeo said that Russia interfered in the election of Obama in 2012

Russia interfered in American elections, not only in 2016, but in the past, said the Director of the Central intelligence Agency (CIA) Mike Pompeo at the dinner organised by a non-governmental organization «Alliance of intelligence and national security,» reports CBS News.

According to him, Russia tried to influence the outcome of presidential elections in 2012 and even in previous election cycles. Pompeo stressed that Russia «did it a hell of a long time.»

The head of the CIA also said that the Russian intervention in elections in 2016, there is a clear evidence.

In 2012, during the presidential campaign in the United States won by Barack Obama, who went for a second term, his main rival then was Republican MITT Romney.

Russian President Vladimir Putin in June, has accused the US of meddling in presidential elections in Russia in 2012.

10 December 2016, the CIA concluded that Russia interfered in the U.S. presidential election to help Donald Trump to win them victory. The speaker of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov, has called such allegations «obscene».

In the published us intelligence report stated that Putin personally ordered to start a campaign for intervention in U.S. elections.




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