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Russia and Iran have obtained voter information ahead of US election, officials say

Russia and Iran have obtained US voting registration information and are aiming to interfere in the presidential election, the government's national intelligence director said. John Ratcliffe, the intelligence director, and FBI Director Chris Wray told a news conference the US will impose costs on any foreign countries interfering in the 2020 US election. “These actions are desperate attempts by desperate adversaries," Mr Ratcliffe said.

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