Beat the System: U.S. presidential election gets its own spy-novel subplot

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Is the breach of the Democrats’ email systems part of an extraordinary dirty-tricks campaign by Russian intelligence?

The idea seems so outlandish and far-fetched that, if you’re like me, your first reaction was to scoff. It sounds like something out of a Jason Bourne movie.

But although the Russian government, naturally, is denying any involvement in the affair, more and more details are emerging that suggest this “Kremlin connection” to the break-in at the Democratic National Committee may be more than just pure fiction.

And that raises the very serious, and very alarming, risk that Vladimir Putin and the Russian government are conducting an operation within the U.S.

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