Cheney: Russian election interference could be ‘act of war’ | TheHill

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Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Monday that Russia’s attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election could be considered an “act of war” against the U.S.  “There’s no question there was a very serious effort made by Mr. [Vladimir] Putin and his government, his organization, to interfere in major ways with our basic fundamental democratic processes,” Cheney said Monday during a speech at the Economic Times’ Global Business Summit 2017 in New Delhi.  “In some quarters, that would be considered an act of war. I think it’s a kind of conduct and activity we will see going forward.

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