WASHINGTON: Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State announced on January 11th that the United States is imposing sanctions on seven individuals and four entities that are part of a Russia-linked foreign influence network associated with Andrii Derkach.
He added that he was designated on September 10, 2020, pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13848 for his attempt to influence the 2020 U.S. Presidential election.
Secretary of State commented that Derkach, a member of the Ukrainian parliament, has been an active Russian agent for more than a decade, maintaining close connections with Russian intelligence services.
Furthermore the press release of U.S State Department mentioned …read more
Source:: The Frontier Post