Assessing Russian Activities and Intentions in Recent US Elections

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Assessing Russian Activities and Intentions in Recent US Elections

ICA 2017-01D | 6 January 2017

Background

ContentsEdit

Scope and Sourcing i
Key Judgments ii
Contents iv

CIA/FBI/NSA Assessment: Russia’s Influence Campaign Targeting the 2016 US Presidential ElectionEdit

Putin Ordered Campaign To Influence US Election 1
Russian Campaign Was Multifaceted 2
Influence Effort Was Boldest Yet in the US 5
Election Operation Signals “New Normal” in Russian Influence Efforts 5

AnnexesEdit

A: Russia—Kremlin’s TV Seeks To Influence Politics, Fuel Discontent in US 6
B: Estimative Language 13


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