US ELECTIONS - A RUSSIAN HACK?
According to recent reports, the Central Intelligence Agency has concluded that Russia, indeed, interfered in the US Presidential elections in order to help Donald Trump win. While the US Intelligence community had warned, months ahead, during the campaign of Russian meddling, they have just confirmed that the Russians were just acting with one goal in their mind and that was to ensure Trump wins. President-elect, Trump maintains that he does not believe it and the FBI claim that there is not enough evidence to support it. The entire country is now enmeshed in a story that seems to perfectly correspond with the state of politics and the national mood: tense, paranoid, zero-sum and subjective. It's a narrative with too few solid facts to be definitive but just enough that anyone can feel justified in drawing his or her preferred conclusions.Here's a look at what's known so far about the election-hacking story — and what isn't.