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Dominic Raab: Russians tried to interfere in UK general election

26 days ago   |   By Politico

Russian groups “sought to interfere” in the U.K.'s general election last year, the country's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said.
In a written statement released Thursday, Raab said “on the basis of extensive analysis, the government has concluded that it is almost certain that Russian actors sought to interfere in the 2019 general election through the online amplification of illicitly acquired and leaked government documents.”
The documents in question were “sensitive” and related to ongoing trade negotiations between the U.K. and the U.S., the foreign secretary said, adding that a...
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UK says Russia sought to interfere in 2019 election by leaking documents online

26 days ago   |   By The Guardian

British foreign secretary says Russia illicitly acquired sensitive documents and posted them on social media Britain has said that Russia sought to interfere in the 2019 general election by illicitly acquiring sensitive documents relating to a planned free-trade agreement with the US and leaking them on social media. “It is almost certain that Russian actors sought to interfere in the 2019 general election through the online amplification of illicitly acquired and leaked government documents,” said the foreign secretary, Dominic Raab.
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Jeremy Corbyn's leaked US trade document used in election stunt came from RUSSIAN HACKERS

Jeremy Corbyn's leaked US trade document used in election stunt came from RUSSIAN HACKERS

26 days ago   |   By Daily Express

A LEAKED document on UK-US trade used by Jeremy Corbyn during the 2019 general election was sourced from Russian hackers, foreign secretary Dominic Raab has said.
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'Almost certain' that Russians tried to interfere in UK general election, says foreign secretary

26 days ago   |   By The Independent

It is "almost certain" that Russian actors sought to interfere in the 2019 UK General Election, foreign secretary Dominic Raab has told the House of Commons.
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