U.S. House Democratic leader says Russians clearly behind cyber attack on Democrats

Reuters News
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Posted: Aug 11, 2016 10:10 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said the recent cyber attack on Democratic politicians was "broad" and that Russians were clearly behind the breach.

"It is the Russians," Pelosi told reporters at a news conference, referring to the recent breach affecting the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.

(Reporting by Susan Cornwell; Writing by Susan Heavey; Editing by W Simon)