Clinton says the Russians had to be “guided by Americans” in how they weaponized information
Hillary Clinton, in an interview at Recode‘s Code Conference earlier today, said she believes that Russia was “guided by Americans” in the way that it weaponized information during the final days of her presidential campaign against Donald Trump.
“Seventeen agencies, all in agreement, concluded with high confidence that the Russians ran an extensive information war campaign against my campaign to influence voters in the election,” Clinton said. She went on to say that, in her opinion and based on intelligence, Russia could not have known how to weaponize that information “unless they had been guided by Americans.”
Clinton said that within one hour of the leak of the infamous Access Hollywood tapes — in which now-president Donald Trump…