Google found that Russian operators have used the company’s platform, chtoby to interfere in the American presidential election of 2016. About it writes The Washington Post, citing sources in the Corporation.
According to Google, the Russian agents spent on advertising tens of thousands of dollars. Now the Corporation is considering a series of ads costing less than $100 000.
This is not ordered the Russian “Troll factory”, as it was in the case of Facebook, said WP. Thus, the scale of the problem with the Russian disinformation on the Internet can be much more than previously thought.