COMMENT POSTED TO AN ARTICLE IN THE INDEPENDENT
'German spy chief warns Russia cyber-attacks aiming to influence elections'
I think you've worded that incorrectly.
It should read along the lines:
"German spy chief echoes official script from Washington (fully endorsed by his direct boss, Mrs. Merkel, a confessed admirer of Hillary Clinton who wrote the first draft of the script to explain her miserable defeat) about Russia influencing elections."