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Read the ombusdman report on politicization of intelligence on foreign election threats

Updated Jan 8, 2021 at 12:54 PM EST

President Trump’s political appointees clashed with career intelligence analysts over the extent to which Russia and China interfered or sought to interfere in the 2020 election — with each side accusing the other of politicization, according to a report by an intelligence community ombudsman. Read the story.

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President Trump’s political appointees clashed with career intelligence analysts over the extent to which Russia and China interfered or sought to interfere in the 2020 election — with each side accusing the other of politicization, according to a report by an intelligence community ombudsman.