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?
Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 1999–2007; Former Research Director, Caspian Studies Program, 2000–2005; Former Research Director, Caspian Studies Project, 2005–2007
Current Affiliation: Professor, School of Political Science, University of Haifa, Mt. Carmel, Haifa, Israel; Visiting Professor and Researcher, Center for Eurasian, Russian and Eastern European Studies (CERES), Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
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