Obama Plans Retaliatory Strike on Russia Before He Leaves Office
The massive "Russian hacking" red herring being inflated by the US mainstream media is reaching critical mass.
According to numerous reports, President Barack Obama is planning to launch some form of retaliatory strike against the Russian Federation, at "a time and place of our choosing."
President Barack Obama on Thursday vowed retaliatory action against Russia for its meddling in the US presidential election.
"I think there is no doubt that when any foreign government tries to impact the integrity of our elections that we need to take action and we will at a time and place of our own choosing," Obama told NPR.
Describing potential countermeasures by the US, the President said "some of it may be explicit and publicized; some of it may not be."
If Obama wants to hit Russia before the inauguration of President-elect Trump, who has railed against the Russian-hacking bogeyman and has indicated his intention to radically alter relations with Russia, then he has approximately 5 weeks to make his move.
On Thursday, Obama spoke with NPR about his plans: