Tags 2020 elections
Russia, Iran ran influence operations aimed at 2020 elections, US says
Many of the influence operations relied on proxies.
Foreign operatives were active in 2020 but did not alter vote, US officials say
The report points to growing interest by an array of foreign actors in influencing U.S. voters.
Dominion files $1.3 billion defamation suit against Giuliani over election security claims
The lawsuit accuses Giuliani of defamation and cashing in on conspiracy theories with cigars and gold coins.
Russia, Iran and China exploit Capitol Hill riot to push information operations, US intel concludes
Foreign adversaries wasted no time in exploiting an embarrassing U.S. spectacle.
Facebook bans Trump indefinitely; risks 'simply too great,' Zuckerberg says
The decision comes as social media platforms continue to reckon with Trump's incitement of a mob that entered the U.S. Capitol to disrupt the Electoral College count.
US agencies conclude Iran is likely behind website aimed at stoking violence against election officials
The revelation shows the extent to which Iran has tried to sow discord in the U.S. before and after the presidential election.