Despite Donald Trump’s chummy attitude towards Vladimir Putin, relations have deteriorated between the two countries. Will much change under the next president?
The final weeks of the Trump administration included a piece of news. A company called SolarWinds, based in Texas, was used as the foothold for what may have been the largest-ever spying operation against the United States. The operation, which appears to have gone undetected for nine months, targeted multiple US government agencies.
Russia is widely believed to have been behind the attack (even Donald Trump’s usually sycophantic secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, broke with the president to …read more
Source:: New Statesman