Trump will ‘take aggressive action’

Reuters U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will take aggressive action against cyber hacking in the early days of his government, Vice President-elect Mike Pence told reporters in New York on Friday.

In a brief statement he delivered outside Trump Tower, Pence commented on a report by U.S. intelligence agencies that concluded Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the Russian government to use hacking to try to help Trump win the Nov. 8 election.

Trump was briefed on the contents of the report earlier on Friday in what Pence called “a constructive and respectful dialogue.”

“The president-elect has made it very clear that we are going to take aggressive action in the early days of our administration to combat cyber-attacks and protect the American people from this type of intrusion in the future,” Pence said. Speech

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