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TOPSHOT - Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) meets with his US counterpart Barack Obama on the sidelines of the G20 Leaders Summit in Hangzhou on September 5, 2016. / AFP / SPUTNIK / ALEXEI DRUZHININ        (Photo credit should read ALEXEI DRUZHININ/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) meets with his US counterpart Barack Obama on the sidelines of the G20 Leaders Summit in Hangzhou on September 5, 2016. / AFP / SPUTNIK / ALEXEI DRUZHININ        (Photo credit should read ALEXEI DRUZHININ/AFP/Getty Images)

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Ex-Obama official to WaPo: We choked on Russia

A former Obama official said the previous administration "sort of choked" in its effort to punish Russia over its attempts to influence the US presidential election, The Washington Post reported Friday. CNN's Michelle Kosinski has more.

Ex-Obama official to WaPo: We choked on Russia

A former Obama official said the previous administration "sort of choked" in its effort to punish Russia over its attempts to influence the US presidential election, The Washington Post reported Friday. CNN's Michelle Kosinski has more.