Tags 2020 elections

Russia, Iran ran influence operations aimed at 2020 elections, US says

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Many of the influence operations relied on proxies.

Foreign operatives were active in 2020 but did not alter vote, US officials say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Foreign adversaries wasted no time in exploiting an embarrassing U.S. spectacle.

Facebook bans Trump indefinitely; risks 'simply too great,' Zuckerberg says

by Joe Warminsky • 4 months ago

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The revelation shows the extent to which Iran has tried to sow discord in the U.S. before and after the presidential election.