The Obama administration is set to announce new sanctions against Russia over what Democrats and the CIA believe was Russian interference in the recent U.S. presidential election. The tough new economic sanctions and diplomatic censures planned for Russia are coming along with more information explaining why some U.S. intelligence officials believe Russia

was behind the hack of e-mails that embarrassed Democratic party leaders, including presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. The White House claims the cyber-attacks were launched in an effort to help Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, even though the source of the hacked Democratic emails, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, insists they did not come from Moscow. FULL REPORT