Indictments filed against 13 Russian nationals, 3 Russian entities for election interference


WASHINGTON (WDTN) – The Department of Justice has filed an indictment against 13 Russian citizens and three Russian agencies for allegedly influencing the 2016 presidential campaign in favor of President Donald J. Trump.

The indictment claims the defendants “knowingly and intentionally conspired with each other” beginning in 2014 to support Donald Trump’s campaign against Hillary Clinton.

The named organizations are Internet Research Agency LLC; Concord Management and Consulting LLC; and Concord Catering.Grab the FREE WDTN News App for iPhone or Android. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for all the latest news, weather and sports.

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