A Russian Black Sea fleet sailor leaves a polling booth to cast his ballot at a polling station during a Russian parliamentary elections in Sevastopol, Crimea, Sept. 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Maxin Voronov)
Election Interference

Election Meddling A Two-Way Street Long Traveled By US Government

As demonstrated by the Arab Spring and pro-Western revolutions in post-Soviet states, interfering with the political processes of other nations is the main tool by which the U.S. maintains its international influence.