Lost in the furor over what Moscow did or did not do, and what effects it did or did not have, is the broader question of what this incident says about Russian intentions and aims. Just how unusual was it for great powers to interfere in a democracy’s electoral processes, and just how outraged should Americans be by the alleged activities?
From 1997–1999, Rosemarie Forsythe was Mobil's Vice-President for Government Relations Eurasia. From 1993–1995, she served as Director for Russian, Ukrainian and Eurasian Affairs at the National Security Council of the White House and directly advised the President and Vice-President of the United States. Ms. Forsythe served as a U.S. diplomat for 11 years in the Soviet Union, Armenia, Belgium, France, Australia, and at the U.S. State Department in Washington, D.C.
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