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US Podcast: Trump, Russian Hacking, and the Intelligence Services

US Podcast: Trump, Russian Hacking, and the Intelligence Services
January 06
20:24 2017

As President-elect Donald Trump finally spoke with US intelligence services on Friday, I chatted with BBC Radio WM about the escalating tension over Russia’s hacking of the US election.

See also US Analysis: Russia, Trump, and US Election — 4 Key Points About the Intelligence Report

The take-away line? “Unless US intelligence does not have the information which it claims to possess, Trump is in for a world of trouble sooner rather than later.”

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Scott Lucas

Scott Lucas

Scott Lucas is Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham and editor-in-chief of EA WorldView. He is a specialist in US and British foreign policy and international relations, especially the Middle East and Iran. Formerly he worked as a journalist in the US, writing for newspapers including the Guardian and The Independent and was an essayist for The New Statesman before he founded EA WorldView in November 2008.

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