Early Bird Brief
Clinton’s ‘Moscow Spring’ ended as Putin returned to power
(Associated Press) As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton basked in a diplomatic «Moscow Spring,» seizing on Vladimir Putin’s break from the presidency to help seal a nuclear arms-control treaty and secure Russia’s acquiescence to a NATO-led military intervention in Libya. But when Putin returned to the top job, things changed.
How to Hack an Election in 7 Minutes
(Politico Magazine) With Russia already meddling in 2016, a ragtag group of obsessive tech experts is warning that stealing the ultimate prize—victory on Nov. 8—would be child’s play.