How could Obama best hit back if election hack by Russia proved?
Vasily Maximov/AFP/Getty Images The US Central Intelligence Agency has reportedly informed the US Senate that Russian hackers attempted to interfere with the recent US presidential election. Moreover, it is understood to have asserted that these actions had the specific intention of helping Donald Trump win. President-elect Trump has ridiculed these disclosures (as has Moscow), setting himself on a possible collision course with agencies he will need for an effective presidency come January 2017. So outgoing president Barack Obama has until then to respond to Russia,