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Election Interference in the US (IRA)


Date: 20 March 2017

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The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated four Russia-linked individuals (Internet Research Agency – IRA) for attempting to influence the U.S. electoral process. From at least late 2019 through mid-2020, were waged a covert influence campaign centered on cultivating false and unsubstantiated narratives concerning U.S. officials in the upcoming 2020 Presidential Election, spurring corruption investigations in both Ukraine and the United States designed to culminate prior to election day.