• Russian Oligarch Funded 'Troll Farm' To Interfere In 2018 Midterm Elections: Feds

    24 days ago - By The Huffington Post

    Federal prosecutors charged Elena Alekseevna Khusyaynova, who they say worked for oligarch Yevgeniy Viktorovich Prigozhin and his “Project Lakhta.”
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  • Russian woman charged with U.S. election interference

    Russian woman charged with U.S. election interference

    24 days ago - By The Morning Call

    The U.S. accused a Russian woman Friday of a sweeping effort to sway American public opinion through social media in the first federal case alleging foreign interference in the 2018 midterm election. The Justice Department unsealed the criminal complaint soon after U.S. intelligence agencies, in...
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  • Russian Woman Is Charged With Interfering in the U.S. Midterm Elections

    24 days ago - By Time

    The U.S. accused a Russian woman Friday of a sweeping effort to sway American public opinion through social media in the first federal case alleging foreign interference in the 2018 midterm election.
    The Justice Department unsealed the criminal complaint soon after U.S. intelligence agencies, in a rare public statement, asserted that Russia, China, Iran and other countries were engaged in continuous efforts to influence American policy and voters in the upcoming congressional elections and beyond.
    The U.S. is concerned about the campaigns “to undermine confidence in democratic institutions...
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  • Woman tied to Russian ‘troll farm' charged in first federal case alleging foreign interference in 2018 midterm elections

    24 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Woman tied to Russian ‘troll farm' charged in first federal case alleging foreign interference in 2018 midterm elections.
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  • Woman linked to Russian `troll farm' charged with interference in 2018 midterm elections

    24 days ago - By CNBC

    Elena Khusyaynova of St. Petersburg, Russia, is accused of using using social media platforms to create thousands of social media and e-mail accounts that purported to be from Americans, to "amplify divisive social media and political content."
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