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It seems like you can't talk about this contentious 2016 election without mentioning Russia.
Last week, the Obama Administration officially blamed the Russian government for leaking emails from the Democratic National Committee. The statement, which was released by Director of National Intelligence and the Department of Homeland Security, states that the hack likely originated from servers operated by a Russian company, but doesn't mention Russian President Vladimir Putin or the Russian government by name.
Then, Secretary of State John Kerry called for an investigation into war crimes committed by Russia — Kerry contends that civilians in Syria have been killed by the Russian and Syrian governments. Russian officials responded, saying the statements were "unacceptable judgments" and "propaganda."